PISTACHIO PESTO

Pistachios are the best tasting nuts on the planet…hands down! And in addition, they are not only high in protein and potassium but also have a high amount of Vitamin B6 which is needed for the production of red blood cells, to metabolize carbohydrates, and to keep your brain and nervous system healthy. Not only is this pistachio pesto recipe tasty, it's good for you. A raw food that includes just 7 nutrient-dense ingredients 

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 1cups fresh basil

  • 1cup cilantro

  • 3 tbsp @heartigrub pistachio butter

  • 2 -3 cloves garlic

  • 14  -  23cup olive oil 

  • 1 teaspoon lemon zest or 1 teaspoon lime zest

  • 14  cup grated parmesan cheese or 14 cup grated asiago cheese

 

DIRECTIONS

  1. Put all of the ingredients in the food processor or blender and puree until smooth.
  2. Start with 1/4 cup oil adding more if you need.

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