Creamy Pesto Dipping Sauce

This sauce is perfect for dipping chicken or other meat in, or use on top of wheat-free pasta.

Serves: 6Hands-on: 5 minutesTotal: 5 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 6

Ingredients

  • ½ cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 3 garlic cloves
  • 1½ oz. pine nuts
  • 2 oz. Parmesan cheese
  • 2 oz. fresh basil leaves, torn
  • ½ cup half-and-half

Directions

  • Add all the ingredients to food processor or high-powered blender in the order listed. Blend for 2–3 minutes, until smooth. Serve immediately, or store in the refrigerator until ready to serve.

Recipe Information

Serves: 6

Ingredients

  • ½ cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 3 garlic cloves
  • 1½ oz. pine nuts
  • 2 oz. Parmesan cheese
  • 2 oz. fresh basil leaves, torn
  • ½ cup half-and-half

Directions

  • Add all the ingredients to food processor or high-powered blender in the order listed. Blend for 2–3 minutes, until smooth. Serve immediately, or store in the refrigerator until ready to serve.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information
Amount per serving
Calories280
Total Fat28g
Saturated Fat6g
Cholesterol15mg
Sodium140mg
Total Carbohydrate3g
Dietary Fiber0g
Sugars1g
Protein5g