Summer avocado pesto

This is one of my favorite summer recipes.  It’s ridiculously easy,  flavorful, lemony and creamy. I usually enjoy it with a slice of crispy garlic bread on the side and a glass of cold white wine.

summer avocado pesto


1 cup basil leaves
1/2 cup pine nuts
2 cloves garlic
2 ripe avocados
juice from 1 big lemon (about 4 TS)
1/3 cup olive oil
1 TS nutritional yeast
salt and pepper

Combine all ingredients in a food processor and serve with pasta of your choice. Enjoy!


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