Avocado and Pumpkin Seed Pesto

This fall-themed take on traditional pesto is not only delicious but super versatile too. Toss it with pasta, add it to your favorite bruschetta recipe, or simply use it as a healthy dip.  

1 avocado
1/2 cup raw pumpkin seeds
1/2 cup grated Parmesan
1/2 cup chopped parsley
1 clove garlic ( chopped )
salt and pepper ( to taste )

1. Purée ingredients in a food processor until smooth. You may want to add a little water to thin out pesto to desired consistency. 


2. Toss with pasta or use a dip. Enjoy!