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A great way to use pesto besides just serving it on pasta! How boring does that get, right? This pesto egg salad can be made spicy by adding a splash of hot sauce. It's also amazing with finely chopped giardiniera (mixed vegetables). Serve on crackers, cocktail rye, or use to top a summer salad.

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Recipe Summary

total:
20 mins
prep:
20 mins
Servings:
4
Yield:
4 servings
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Ingredients

4
Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Mix together boiled eggs and half of the mayonnaise. Set aside.

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  • Blend garlic, basil, Parmesan cheese, pine nuts, olive oil, salt, and pepper together until smooth in a blender. Combine 2 tablespoons of this pesto mixture, eggs, and remaining mayonnaise together; mix well to desired consistency.

  • Top with green onions, Parmesan cheese, salt, and pepper.

Nutrition Facts

361 calories; protein 15g; carbohydrates 4.4g; fat 31.9g; cholesterol 325.8mg; sodium 307.2mg. Full Nutrition
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