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Russian Carrot Salad with Pesto


Russian carrot salad with pesto is budget-friendly and very easy to make. This salad is light and flavorful and made in no time at all.

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carrot salad with pesto dressing in a white serving bowl

Key Ingredients

ingredients for carrot salad

Ingredient Notes

  • 6 medium size carrot , peeled
  • 2 cups of spinach , washed, stems removed
  • 3/4 cups of walnuts
  • 1/3 cup of olive oil
  • 1 clove of garlic , diced
  • 1/2 teaspoon of sea salt
  • 2 tablespoons of water

How to Make It

1. Gather the ingredients. Wash and peel the carrots.

2. CARROTS. Use a julienne peeler or box grater to shred the carrots.

shredded carrots in a white dish

3. PESTO. Place in a food processor spinach, olive oil, and nuts. Pulse till well blended. Add diced garlic and salt, pulse till mixed well. Add 1-2 tablespoons of water to thin the mixture if necessary. Mix pesto with carrots and enjoy.

pesto in a food processor

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carrot salad with pesto dressing in a white serving bowl

Russian Carrot Salad

Natalia-Flavorful Home
Russian carrot salad with pesto is budget-friendly and very easy to make. This salad is light and flavorful and made in no time at all.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 15 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Course Salad
Cuisine Russian
Servings 4
Calories 345 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 6 carrot medium-sized, peeled
  • 2 cup spinach washed, stems removed
  • 3/4 cup walnuts
  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 1 clove garlic diced
  • 1/2 tsp sea salt
  • 2 tbsp water

Instructions
 

  • Prepare the ingredients. Wash and peel the carrots.
  • CARROTS. Use a julienne peeler or box grater to shred the carrots.
  • PESTO. Place in a food processor spinach, olive oil, and nuts. Pulse till well blended. Add diced garlic and salt, pulse till mixed well. Add 1-2 tablespoons of water to thin the mixture if necessary. Mix pesto with carrots and enjoy.

Nutrition

Calories: 345kcalCarbohydrates: 13gProtein: 5gFat: 33gSaturated Fat: 4gSodium: 367mgPotassium: 476mgFiber: 4gSugar: 5gVitamin A: 16697IUVitamin C: 10mgCalcium: 68mgIron: 1mg
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Natalia is a recipe developer, food photographer, and home cook. She started Flavorful Home to document easy real food recipes perfect for busy families. She loves creating flavorful and nutritious meals while keeping the cooking process simple and joyful!

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