Pea Pesto – a delicious yet healthy nibble!

Pea pesto
Nibbles can be a challenge when trying to lose or maintain your weight.  When you are hungry and cheeses, pastries  creamy dips and chippies are the only things on offer (as is so often the case), any resolve to be healthy can easily go out the window.
Solution – next time you entertain, keep your nibbles very light. Vegetable and fruit based options allow people to be sociable without killing their appetite for food to come.

Pea pesto is a favourite of mine  – it can be whipped up in a couple of minutes and is yummy served with vegetable sticks, wholegrain french bread or rice crackers.   The vibrant green colour looks good too. Try it next time you are entertaining!
Makes 1 cup

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