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This is one of the most interesting and delicious pesto alternatives that you will ever taste. The recipe is super simple and the hardest part might be finding the garlic scapes themselves. Use as you would traditional pesto.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
10 mins
total:
10 mins
Servings:
8
Yield:
1 cup
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Ingredients

8
Original recipe yields 8 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Combine garlic scapes, lemon juice, vinegar, salt, olive oil, canola oil, and walnuts in a blender. Blend into a smooth paste. Adjust seasoning if needed.

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Chef's Note:

You can use 1/2 cup olive oil instead of a blend of olive and canola, if it's a very mild variety.

Nutrition Facts

199 calories; protein 2.4g; carbohydrates 8.1g; fat 18.8g; sodium 123.8mg. Full Nutrition
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