We will show you how to cook delicious Pesto pasta with homestyle basil pesto sauce from scratch. This recipe is for pesto pasta, and you can also use this flavorful pesto sauce on toast and pizza and spread it over your veggie sandwich or even grilled cheese. This pesto pasta recipe from Spicyum will help you to make delicious pasta. 

What is Pesto?

Pesto is a kind of sauce for pasta that originated in the Italian region of Liguria. It consists of pine nuts, garlic, oil, basil leaves, and parmesan cheese, all crushed together.

Benefits of Pesto for health

The taste of Pesto sauce is good with its health benefits.

  • It includes antioxidants, all because of ingredients such as basil and garlic. Hence, pesto is full of numerous antioxidants.
  • It is vastly helpful to keep your blood pressure ordinary.
  • Pesto is a significant source of calcium.

About Pesto Pasta Recipe

Pesto sauce favorite to many of us involves green sauces, and a simple, homestyle version is delicious. I adore making homemade pesto to use on pasta and pizza as it is so much fresher and more delicious than store-bought pesto sauce. However, this recipe involves garlic, almonds, and basil leaves. If someone is vegan, they can avoid parmesan cheese garnish.

Preparation of Pesto sauce seems to like a lot of work, but this is really simple. You can see how to roast the almonds to obtain the perfect flavor before grinding them. However, crushing basil leaves is also crucial along with adding the right amount of oil for the perfect sauce consistency. If you want to make a flavorful delicious pasta dish for your whole family, follow the steps we are going to discuss. 

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This is the most delicious pesto pasta recipe from Spicyum. You can see how to make tasty and healthy pasta. The sauce pasta includes almonds, basil, and olive oil. You can also visit their site for more different types of recipes. We hope you will like the delicious pesto pasta recipe. This is an easy and simple-to-cook recipe. 

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Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 8 minutes
Total Time 18 minutes
Course sidedish, Snacks
Cuisine Italian
Servings 4 people
Calories 5 kcal


  • Pan
  • Frying pan


  • 1 tsp Salt
  • Pasta
  • 1 tsp Butter
  • 4 Cloves Garlic
  • Basil leaves
  • Pesto Sauce
  • Green Chilies
  • Black Pepper Crushed


  • Preparations
    -Take a bowl.
    -And add water to it.
    -To it add salt and pasta.
    -And let it boil till it gets soften.
  • Cooking
    -Take a frying pan.
    -And add butter to it.
    -To it add garlic, and basil leaves.
    -Give it a mix.
    -Add boiled pasta to it and add pesto sauce to it.
    -To it add Green chilies, black pepper.
    -Mix all the ingredients together properly.
    -Pesto Pasta is ready.



Calories: 5kcalCarbohydrates: 1gProtein: 0.2gFat: 0.1gSaturated Fat: 0.02gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.01gMonounsaturated Fat: 0.01gCholesterol: 0.1mgSodium: 583mgPotassium: 14mgFiber: 0.1gSugar: 0.1gVitamin A: 2IUVitamin C: 1mgCalcium: 7mgIron: 0.1mg
Keyword Quick recipe, sidedish, snacks
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