Crispy Smashed Potatoes with Garlic Pesto
Crispy Smashed Potatoes with Garlic Pesto
  • prep: 10 min
  • cook: 50 min
  • total: 1 hr
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  • Summary

    Tender potatoes smashed, roasted until crispy, then topped with a creamy garlic-herb pesto! A delicious vegan and gluten-free appetizer or snack!

    Ingredients

    • 1 1/2 pounds (24 ounces) baby gold/yellow potatoes
    • 1 1/2 Tbsp (20 ml) olive oil (or sub other neutral oil)
    • Healthy pinch each sea salt & black pepper (~1/2 tsp)
    • 2 heaping cups (~130 g) loosely packed fresh basil (large stems removed)
    • 2 cloves garlic, chopped (~1 Tbsp or 6 g)
    • 3 Tbsp (23 g) raw pine nuts or walnuts (for nut allergies, omit)
    • 2 Tbsp (30 ml) lemon juice
    • 1 1/2 Tbsp (5 g) nutritional yeast*
    • 2-3 Tbsp (30-45 ml) extra virgin olive oil (or sub other neutral oil)
    • Healthy pinch each sea salt & black pepper

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 0 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 257 mg 10.71%
    • Calcium: 1 mg 0.09%
    • Potassium: 2 mg 0.04%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0.04%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 0 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0.02%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 0 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0.26%
    • Vitamin C 0.08%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq