Carrot Top Pesto Recipe
- 2 cups of organic greens – carrot fronds beet greens, celery leaves, radish tops
- ¼ cup blanched almonds
- 2 cloves garlic
- ⅓ cup parmesan cheese grated
- ⅔ cup olive oil
- ½ tsp red pepper flakes
- salt & pepper to taste
Place nuts and garlic in a food processor and pulse until coarsely blended.
Add the greens and cheese, pulsing until well blended
With the food processor running add the olive oil and pepper flakes.
Season to taste with salt and pepper.
This is delicious over zoodles or other vegetable noodles and can be served hot or cold. I love it over grilled fish.
This pesto can be used as a dip, topping for meat or fish or as a traditional pesto on pasta.