Steamers in Red Chile Pesto Broth (Bobby Flay) Recipe

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Steamers in Red Chile Pesto Broth (Bobby Flay)
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  1. Heat grill to high.
  2. Place a large kettle on the grill, add wine and bring to a boil. Add the steamers, cover and steam until opened, discarding any that do not open. Remove steamers to a large bowl with a slotted spoon.
  3. Bring liquid back to a boil and reduce by half. Whisk in the red chile pesto and honey. Season with salt and pepper and stir in the cilantro. Pour the mixture over the steamers and serve immediately.
  4. Red Chile Pesto:
  5. Place chiles in a bowl and cover with boiling water; let sit until soft, at least 30 minutes.
  6. Remove the chiles from the liquid, reserving the liquid, and coarsely chop. Place the chiles in the bowl of a food processor along with 1/4 cup of the soaking liquid, honey, cilantro, garlic and pine nuts and process until smooth. With the motor running, slowly add the oil until emulsified; season with salt and pepper.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 777.76 Kcal (3256 kJ)
Calories from fat 460.82 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 51.2g 79%
Cholesterol 129.25mg 43%
Sodium 368.56mg 15%
Potassium 133.04mg 3%
Total Carbs 27.52g 9%
Sugars 8.65g 35%
Dietary Fiber 0.32g 1%
Protein 36.49g 73%
Vitamin C 1.2mg 2%
Iron 0.3mg 2%
Calcium 16.7mg 2%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 233.05 Kcal (976 kJ)
Calories from fat 138.08 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 15.34g 79%
Cholesterol 38.73mg 43%
Sodium 110.44mg 15%
Potassium 39.86mg 3%
Total Carbs 8.24g 9%
Sugars 2.59g 35%
Dietary Fiber 0.1g 1%
Protein 10.93g 73%
Vitamin C 0.4mg 2%
Iron 0.1mg 2%
Calcium 5mg 2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 19.8
  • 19

Good Points

  • saturated fat free,
  • low sodium

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