Avocado Pesto Salad Dressing is easy to make and super delicious. It's a creamy salad dressing that you will totally fall in love with!

Avocado pesto salad dressing in a blender,

Avocado Pesto Salad Dressing love

  • Totally creamy pesto made with no dairy.
  • Super simple to make. Throw everything into your blender and turn it on!
  • Summery and fresh tasting.
  • A healthy salad dressing that you could (literally) eat by the spoonful.
  • Versatile! Try serving it as a dip with veggies or chips.
  • Excellent served over hearty greens (kale!) or steamed veggies.

Try this avocado pesto salad dressing with our Cauliflower Salad:

This cauliflower salad recipe in a glass bowl with avocado pesto salad dressing poured over the top.

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Avocado pesto salad dressing in a blender,

Avocado Pesto Salad Dressing

  • Author: Kristen Stevens
  • Prep Time: 10 min
  • Cook Time: 0 mins
  • Total Time: 10 minutes
  • Yield: 1 1/2 cups 1x
  • Category: Salad
  • Method: No Cook
  • Cuisine: American

Description

Avocado Pesto Salad Dressing is easy to make and super delicious. It's a creamy salad dressing that you will totally fall in love with!


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Ingredients

  • 1 cup basil
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup toasted cashews
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • Juice from 1 1/2 lemons
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 ripe avocado

Instructions

  1. Add the basil, olive oil, cashews, salt, lemon juice, and garlic to your blender and blend on high until mostly smooth.
  2. Add the avocado and 1/2 cup of water and blend once more for a few seconds. If the pesto is too thick to pour, add a little more water.

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