Greenilicious Hemp Seed Basil Pesto + Vegetable Platter

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A perfect every time, nutrient dense, dairy free pesto made with creamy hemp seeds and packed full of basil.

Ingredients

HEMP SEED BASIL PESTO
  • 2 cups fresh basil very tightly packed
  • 4 tablespoons + a scant teaspoon quality extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/4 cup hemp seeds/hemp hearts OR 2 tablespoons raw cashews + 2 tablespoons pine nuts
  • 4 tablespoons nutritional yeast/savoury yeast flakes
  • Juice of half a lemon
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • ¼ teaspoon coarse sea salt

Instructions

HEMP SEED BASIL PESTO
  1. Add all ingredients to a food processor and blitz till well combined and still a little chunky.
Lauren GlucinaAbout Lauren Glucina

Lauren is a Sydney based Raw Foods Chef & Educator, Holistic Health Coach and student of Natural Medicine. She is a passionate advocate of food (and positive thoughts!) as medicine, and shares many simple, colourful, creative recipes on her site, Ascension Kitchen. Superfoods, tonic herbs and flower essences seem to regularly hijack her raw cakes. Stop by and say hi for some wellness tips and inspiration.

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