Kale and Walnut Pesto

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 15 mins

A great alternative pesto.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Toast walnuts over high heat until fragrant. Set aside.
  2. Bring 2 cups water to boil. Add kale and 1T salt. Cook about 15 minutes, or until tender.
  3. Drain kale. Add to food processor with garlic and walnuts.
  4. While processing, slowly add olive oil until smoothly pureed.
  5. Add Parmesan.
  6. Serve with pasta, rice, bean, on toast or over potatoes.


Most Helpful

excellent-go Kale!!! Just as wonderful as basil pesto but without the worry of turning a muddy color- it is a lovely green!

sbellini28 September 27, 2008

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