Cashew Basil Pesto
5 mins (prep 5)
6 ingredients
0.75 servings
This is so simple yet amazingly delicious!!! Use it on pasta, chicken, fish or spread on crackers or crostini!!! You can use any kind of cashew. I like to use the roasted salted cashew pieces. But if you want unsalted, just adjust the amount of salt at the end.

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Serving Size (329.47 g)
Servings 0.75
Amount per Serving
Calories 2284.51 Calories from Fat 2042.64
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 226.96g 261.88%
Saturated Fat 21.79g 81.71%
Trans Fat 0.0 %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 24.12mg 0.75%
Total Carbohydrate 51.59g 12.9%
Dietary Fiber 5.46 g 16.37%
Sugars 9.44 g %
Protein 29.5g 44.25%
Vitamin A 1.08IU% Vitamin C 4.53mg%
Calcium 81.66mg% Iron 11.62mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
fresh basil, romano cheese