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Cilantro Pesto Recipe

Cilantro pesto recipe - Dr. Axe

Total Time

5 minutes




  • 1 cup chopped cilantro
  • 1 cup raw walnuts
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic


  1. Add all ingredients to a blender and blend on medium until contents reach desired consistency.

Cilantro is a common herb surprisingly packed with health! Cilantro benefits include being high in antioxidants that fight free radicals, helping support the body in detoxification and possessing antimicrobial properties. Try this delicious cilantro pesto recipe to spice up a classic recipe with added health benefits!

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