FREE SHIPPING WHEN YOU SPEND $50. $4.95 Shipping on all orders. *US ONLY

0

Your Cart is Empty

Zucchini Almond Pesto

Zucchini Almond Pesto garnished with basil served in a white bowl next to bread slices and a bottle of caramelized garlic infused olive oil

Print Friendly and PDF

Zucchini Almond Pesto

Serve your zucchini pesto as an appetizer with fresh bread or crostini, as a main course over grilled chicken or seafood, or as a side dish tossed with warm pasta, risotto, or quinoa. 
...
Prep Time:  5 minutes - Cook Time:  5 minutes - Total Time:  10 minutes
Yield: 4-6 servings
...
Ingredients:
- 2 Zucchini, thinly sliced
- 1 cup packed Basil Leaves
- 1/2 cup Pecorino Romano Cheese, grated
- 1/4 cup Almonds
- 2 Tbsp Balsamic Vinegar (White Balsamic or Dark Balsamic)
- 1/2 tsp Sea Salt (Sriracha or Habanero)
- Fresh Ground Black Pepper
...
Instructions:
  1. Heat 1 tbsp caramelized garlic oil in a large skillet over medium high heat. Add zucchini and cook until slightly golden and tender. 
  2. In a food processor pulse the sautéed zucchini, basil, pecorino cheese, almonds, and vinegar. Process until a paste forms. With the processor running, slowly drizzle in the olive oil. Taste and add salt and pepper to your liking.
  3. Serve your zucchini pesto as an appetizer with fresh bread or crostini, as a main course over grilled chicken or seafood, or as a side dish tossed with warm pasta, risotto, or quinoa.

Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.

Become an Olivelle insider!

Become an Olivelle Insider!