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Garlic Scape Pesto (vegan, gluten free)

  • Author: Remy
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 5 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes
  • Yield: 3-4 servings 1x
  • Category: sauces
  • Method: blending
  • Diet: Vegan


This garlic scape pesto is a vegan pasta sauce with pistachios, nutritional yeast, lemon, basil and olive oil that’s perfect for summer.



  • 1012 garlic scapes
  • 1/3 cup pistachios
  • 1/4 cup nutritional yeast
  • juice of 1/2 a lemon
  • 1/3 cup evoo, more as needed
  • 1/2 cup basil (optional)
  • 1/2 tsp salt, more to taste


  1. Blend together pesto ingredients in a food processor, drizzling in additional evoo as you blend, and scraping down sides in between. Season to taste.

Keywords: pesto, dip, sauce, garlic scape pesto, vegan pesto