Spirulina and Mint Basil Pesto Recipe

A small variation to the pesto recipe by adding spirulina and tofu which helps in adding the extra nutrition.

Archana's Kitchen
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Spirulina and Mint Basil Pesto Recipe

Spirulina and Mint Basil Pesto Recipe is healthy twist to the basic basil pesto recipe. The ingredients that are added into this sauce are filled with proteins and vitamins which help to boost the heath factor in your body. Spirulina which is added is a kind of bacteria which is popularly called the "Green Algae" is one of  the most nutritional ingredients available so far.

The pesto is not just used as a dip but also can be used in various ways such as it can be added to your pasta and then applied as a spread to your sandwich and more. 

Serve the Spirulina and Mint Basil Pesto Recipe along with Spirulina and Mint Basil Pesto Pasta Recipe to enjoy your lunch meal.

If you are looking for more sauce recipes here are some : 

  1. Béchamel Sauce Recipe (Classic White Sauce for Pastas and Gratins)
  2. Roasted Tomato Pasta Sauce Recipe
  3. Homemade Dijon Mustard Sauce Recipe

 

Cuisine: Continental
Diet: High Protein Vegetarian
Equipments Used: Mixer and Grinder
Prep in

15 M

Cooks in

0 M

Total in

15 M

Makes:

4 Servings

Ingredients

  • 1 cup Basil leaves
  • 1 tablespoon Spirulina
  • 1/2 cup Mint Leaves (Pudina)
  • 1/2 cup Almonds , blanched ,skin peeled
  • 4 cloves Garlic
  • 1/2 cup Tofu
  • 1 teaspoon Black pepper powder
  • 2 teaspoon Salt
  • 1/4 cup Olive Oil

Directions for Spirulina and Mint Basil Pesto Recipe

  1. We begin making the Spirulina and Mint Basil Pesto Recipe by prepping all the ingredients and keeping it ready. 

  2. Add all the ingredients into a blender and blitz it into a smooth paste according to your consistency, check for seasoning.

  3. Serve the Spirulina and Mint Basil Pesto Recipe along with Spirulina and Mint Basil Pesto Pasta Recipe to enjoy your lunch meal.

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Last Modified On Friday, 27 January 2017 14:17

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