Best Pasta Sauce Recipe - Pesto with Pistachios

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30 min

Best Pasta Sauce Recipe - Pesto with Pistachios

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Time

30 min

Serving

6 persons

Calories

282

Rating

5.00 rating-star (1)

Author: Antonina Blum

Pesto is one of the most popular sauces in Italian cuisine. Classic pesto is made from basil. We suggest you a tasty alternative - arugula and pistachios. Delicious and quick sauce is perfect with any pasta.

Ingredients

  • arugula : 125 g
  • mint leaves : 2 Tbsp
  • pistachios : 70 g
  • garlic : 2 clove
  • olive oil : 60 ml
  • lemon juice : 2 Tbsp
  • hard cheese : 30 g
  • salt : 1 tsp

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Stages of cooking

  1. Prepare ingredients.

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  2. Dry the pistachios in a dry frying pan for a couple of minutes, stirring.

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  3. Arugula and mint leaves shift in a blender. Add peeled and coarsely chopped garlic, pour in oil and lemon juice. Chop well.

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  4. Add pistachios into a blender. Chop the sauce until smooth.

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  5. Add  grated hard cheese and salt, mix well.

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  6. The sauce is done!

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