Strictly speaking, pesto is a generic term for anything that is made by pounding. Glasshouse greens creates pesto by capturing microgreens at their height of nutrient power and preserves it in olive oil (an unsaturated that may have heart health benefits). Glasshouse greens often adds garlic, yet another nutritional power house (read more here: https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/11-proven-health-benefits-of-garlic#TOC_TITLE_HDR_7)
The classic pesto has basil, olive oil, garlic, cheese and pine nuts. Glasshouse greens mostly stays away from adding cheese and nuts to the mix due to so many clients having allergies to these products. But they are created in a space that does have nuts. We do our best to keep it separate. They are ingredients that are easily added into your meal if they are things you enjoy to eat.
Glasshouse Greens pesto is a customer favorite! Customers come back week after week for it. It goes so wonderful on so many dishes. From using it as a sandwich garnish to putting on pasta, potato dishes, and more!