5 Minute Pistachio Pesto

This 5-minute pistachio pesto is a fresh and herbaceous twist on a classic pesto recipe.

Made in a food processor or blender with fresh basil, sweet pistachios, zippy garlic, and olive oil. It’s the perfect versatile sauce to have on hand for a quick dinner, lunch, or appetizer!

– Basil leaves – Pistachios – Lemon juice – Garlic


Process the dry ingredients

Add all ingredients except olive oil to food processor or blender container and pulse until all ingredients are finely chopped, stopping to scrape down the sides if needed.

With the blades running, add olive oil in a slow stream until pesto is well combined, relatively smooth, and creamy.

Add the olive oil

Season to taste with salt and pepper. Serve immediately or store in the refrigerator until ready to use!

Season and serve

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