Asian Pesto

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    Place all ingredients into a food processor. Pulse to incorporate, and then scape sides down with rubber spatula. Continue until results are consistent (one minute).
    Serve or refrigerate air tight, lasts up to4 days. Many uses besides dipping.


    1-1/2 cup cilantro, loosely packed, rinsed and stemmed
    2 tablespoon raw cashew nut
    1 tablespoon sesame seeds
    1 tablespoon sweetener
    1 tablespoon organic chunky peanut butter
    1 serrano chili, whole
    4 garlic cloves
    2 ounce vegan style white cheese
    1/4 cup raw almonds
    1 green onion (white and green stalk)
    1 lemon, juice
    1 tablespoon apple vinegar or Asian style (rice wine or sake)
    1 tablespoon white soy sauce
    3 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
    Hot sesame seed oil and sesame seeds for garnish (optional), or dress with cilantro leaves

    Serving Size

    6 ounces

    Prep Time

    15 mins

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