Basil Citrus Pesto

Serves 4 (makes 1 ½ cup pesto)

  • Beef
  • Turkey
  • Pork
  • Chicken

This incredibly tasty pesto is loaded with healthy goodies and is highly addictive. Add to spring pasta dishes, drizzle over grilled fish, chicken or veggies or just dive in with a piece of bread!


  • KRAVE Basil Citrus Jerky, chopped 1/3 Cup
  • Toasted Pumpkin Seeds 2 tbsp.
  • Lightly toasted pine nuts 2 tbsp.
  • packed baby arugula 2 Cups
  • Garlic, mashed 1 clove
  • Olive oil 2/3 cup
  • Grated Romano cheese 1/3 Cup
  • lemon pepper ½ tsp.


  1. Place chopped jerky, pumpkin seeds and pine nuts in a processor and pulse until finely chopped.
  2. Add arugula and pulse again until chopped.
  3. Add garlic and oil, pulse again.
  4. Finally, add grated Romano and pepper and process until smooth.

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