Beet and Goat Cheese Pesto Recipe

By Katie Peterson

Private Chef and Nutritionist

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Vegetarian, gluten free

Makes 2 cups 

Prep time: 30 - 45 minutes to cook beets 

Assemble time: 5 minutes 


2 cups cooked red beets, roughly 2 medium - large beets  

(see my 3 simple steps for cooking beets here)

2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar 

1/4 cup walnuts 

4 oz goat cheese 


  1. Place peeled, cooked beets, balsamic vinegar, walnuts and goat cheese in food processor

  2. Puree ingredients until smooth 



Enjoy as a dip for bread, crackers, vegetables and or on crostini as a great passed appetizer

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