By: Drew Canole
Pesto is life. Seriously. It tastes amazing on pasta, zucchini noodles, toasts, sandwiches and wraps. It even works as a dip or a topping on baked, sauteed and steamed vegetables.
One of the most powerful ingredients of pesto is basil. Basil is an anti-inflammatory herb full of antioxidants, capable of preventing cancer and diabetes, reducing pain, boosting the immune system, protecting the liver and reducing stress.
There is one problem with pesto though. Most pesto recipes include parmesan cheese, making it not feasible for those with dairy or casein allergies and sensitivities or for those who are vegan. Store-bought pesto may also include preservatives, artificial ingredients and additives that are damaging to your health.
It is so much better to make your own pesto and be in control of your health.
Try our Super Greens Pesto recipe with a secret superpower ingredient.
What is our secret ingredient? Drum-roll, please…
The secret ingredient of this Super Greens Pesto Sauce is Organifi Green Juice. It is made with the highest-quality organic super greens and superfoods to fill your body with energy, vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. It can boost your immune function, detoxify and alkalize your body, relieve stress, hydrate and revitalize you, support your mental health and balance your hormones naturally.
Imagine getting all these benefits from just a few dips of pesto!
So what are you waiting for?! Try our recipe and indulge in some amazing Super Greens Pesto. Don’t forget to pick up a bottle of Organifi Green Juice first!
Super Greens Pesto Sauce
Instructions: Blend all ingredients in either a food processor or blender. Makes approx. 1 cup. Refrigerate up to a week - after that can freeze into cubes in ice tray and store for up to 1 month.
This fantastic pesto would be delicious on baked veggies, tofu, chicken or salmon, GF toast, zucchini noodles and the list goes on. What are you going to put it on?
Once you make this delicious Super Greens Pesto Sauce, make sure you tag us on instagram, Facebook and all over your social media world. We would love to see your creations and how you are serving your pesto.
No juicer? No problem! Organifi Green Juice is a carefully selected blend of 11 different superfoods including turmeric, spirulina, lemon, mint, moringa and more. It was formulated for busy women and men who are looking for a way to super boost their health and support their lifestyle without spending a lot of time or money in the kitchen. Try it today!
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