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Typical pesto ingredients--basil, Parmesan cheese, pine nuts, garlic and olive oil--make a tasty and fresh topper for a cooked chicken breast. But in this recipe, no heavy equipment is needed to make the pesto!

Diabetic Living Magazine
Source: Diabetic Living Magazine

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active:
10 mins
total:
10 mins
Servings:
1
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a small bowl, combine basil, cheese, pine nuts, oil, lemon peel and garlic. Spoon over warm chicken breast.

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Tips

Tip: To toast whole nuts or large pieces, spread in a shallow baking pan lined with parchment paper. Bake in a 350 degrees F oven for 5 to 10 minutes or until golden, shaking pan once or twice.

Nutrition Facts

243 calories; protein 29g; carbohydrates 2g; fat 13g; saturated fat 3g; cholesterol 76mg; sodium 148mg.
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