Jow - Recipe: Cilantro Pesto Pasta

Cilantro Pesto Pasta

A refreshing, new pesto that's sure to wow your tastebuds!

2 minutesPrep time
8 minutesCook time
639 cal.Per serving


Stovetop, Blender, Pot (small)


Pasta (pipe rigate)

Step 1

Cook the pasta in a pot of boiling salted water according to the package instructions.

Cilantro (fresh)
Parmesan (grated)
Almonds (sliced)

Step 2

While the pasta is cooking, add the cilantro (leaves & stems), peeled garlic, almonds (whole or sliced), parmesan cheese, salt, pepper, olive oil & 1 tbsp of water (per serving) to a blender or food processor. Mix to form a paste.

Step 3

Drain the pasta. Stir to combine with the pesto. Garnish with fresh cilantro leaves (optional). Season with salt & pepper. Enjoy this warm weather dish either hot or cold!

Nutrition facts

Average estimated amount for one serving

Energy639 cal.

On average, one serving of the recipe "Cilantro Pesto Pasta" contains 639 Energy, 34 g of Fat, 62 g of Carbohydrates, 18 g of Protein.

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Cilantro Pesto Pasta