Author Notes: This roasted almond pesto makes a nice change from classic pesto. Perfect on pasta, rice or grains.
Ready in a flash, it will keep refrigerated for 1 week in an airtight container. —The Flexitarian
Makes: 1 portion
cup flaked almonds
garlic cloves (crushed)
small bunch of basil
cup olive oil
cup grated parmesan
Salt & Pepper
- Heat the almonds in a pan and dry roast them.
- When done add almonds and all other ingredients in a blender and whizz until you have the desired consistency.
- Season to taste. Adjust amount of olive oil and parmesan cheese to what your own personal taste.