Kale and Basil Pesto

This pesto is great for anything. It would make the best chicken or shrimp pasta, to a great appetizer or Pesto polenta shrimp bites (recipe here).


  • 2 cups chopped kale or spinach
  • ½ cup fresh basil
  • ½ cup fresh parsley
  • ¼ cup pecans
  • 1 tbsp minced garlic
  • ¼ cup parmesan cheese
  • ¼ cup EVOO
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ½ tsp pepper
  • ¼ tsp garlic salt

Add all ingredients for the pesto into a food processor.


IMG_4139Puree until well blended (add more oil if needed).


Serve as an appetizer or with pasta.

Great flavors call for repeated meals. :)


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