Nat’s 15 Minute Pesto Pasta

This week we have a delicious quick and easy pesto pasta recipe from the lovely Natalie Brady, our go-to Holistic Nutritionist. “This is the perfect meal to whip up after a long day. It’s plant-based, high in protein, healthy fats and loaded with leafy greens and fibre to support optimal gut health. You can keep it simple as per my recipe or add additional ingredients if you’re feeling like a bit extra, such as sliced fresh …

 

basil pesto

 

Basil Pesto On A Budget

Who doesn’t love basil pesto? It’s one of my favourite sauces. It’s so full of flavour, you only need a little, which is fortunate as it’s rather pricey. One tiny little tub (100g) from the supermarket is around $5.00 and does not last long at all in our house; it also does not taste nearly as good as homemade pesto. When I had Duo Wraps & Espresso we used to make our own as we …

 

vegan pesto

 

Vegan Pesto

I like this more than pesto you make using parmesan cheese. You’ll need to get hold of some nutritional yeast or yeast flakes. Most health food stores will stock it. I really encourage you to try this, it is absolutely delicious. I serve it mixed in with pasta, a handful of toasted walnuts and a little bit of the pasta cooking water, and it is sensational. A great alternative for anyone with dairy allergies, but …