Green Chile Cilantro Pesto
15 mins (prep 10, cooking 5)
11 ingredients
5 servings
This is no ordinary pesto! This is pesto New Mexico style. Recipe comes from Real New Mexico Chile Cookbook by Sandy Szwarc. Hope you enjoy it!

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Serving Size (222.29 g)
Servings 5
Amount per Serving
Calories 810.89 Calories from Fat 427.77
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 47.53g 365.64%
Saturated Fat 6.9g 172.44%
Trans Fat 0.0g %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 34.6mg 7.21%
Total Carbohydrate 110.49g 184.15%
Dietary Fiber 42.96 g 859.26%
Sugars 2.1 g %
Protein 21.07g 210.69%
Vitamin A 915.47IU% Vitamin C 1.85mg%
Calcium 743.01mg% Iron 17.75mg%
*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 cilantro leaves, lime zest, romano cheese