• By Dana Sparks

Making Mayo’s Recipes: Sundried tomato pesto mayonnaise

January 4, 2018

a jar of sundried tomatoes marinating for a vegetable pesto spread
Find out how you can make sundried tomatoes into a homemade pesto mayonnaise, that you can spread on your favorite sandwich. You can make it as a vegetable dip, too.

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Watch: Sundried tomato pesto mayo.

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  1. 1/2 cup sundried tomatoes, rehydrated in hot water
  2. 12 fresh basil leaves
  3. 2 tablespoons pumpkin seeds
  4. 2 tablespoons Parmesan cheese
  5. 1 tablespoon olive oil
  6. 1 tablespoon fresh minced garlic
  7. 2 teaspoons lemon juice
  8. 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  9. 2 cups reduced-fat mayonnaise