Potato-Pesto Bake Recipe

Ingredients
<br>- 1 tablespoon slivered almonds, toasted
<br>- 2 cloves garlic
<br>- 1 cup fresh basil leaves
<br>- 1 cup parsley sprigs
<br>- 2 tablespoons fat-free, less-sodium chicken broth
<br>- 2 tablespoons finely grated fresh Romano cheese
<br>- 2 tablespoons lemon juice
<br>- 4 teaspoons olive oil, divided
<br>- 1/2 teaspoon salt
<br>- cooking spray
<br>- 6 cups (1/8-inch-thick) sliced red potatoes, divided
<br>- 2 tablespoons finely grated fresh Romano cheese
<br>- 1/2 cup fat-free, less-sodium chicken broth
<br><p></p>Directions
<br>step 1: Preheat oven to 425 degrees
<br>step 2: Drop the almonds and garlic through food chute with food processor on, and  process until minced. Add basil and parsley; process until finely chopped. Add 2 tablespoons broth, 2 tablespoons cheese, lemon juice, 2 teaspoons oil, and salt; process until smooth.
<br>step 3: Spread 2 teaspoons oil in an 11 x 7-inch baking dish coated with cooking spray. Arrange 2 cups potatoes in bottom of baking dish; spread 3 tablespoons basil mixture over potatoes, and sprinkle with 2 teaspoons cheese. Repeat the procedure with 2 cups potatoes, 3 tablespoons basil mixture, and 2 teaspoons cheese. Top with 2 cups potatoes.
<br>step 4: Microwave 1/2 cup broth at high 11/2 minutes or until very hot. Pour over potatoes; spread remaining basil mixture over potatoes. Cover with foil; bake at 425 degrees for 45 minutes. Uncover; sprinkle with 2 teaspoons cheese, and bake an additional 15 minutes or until tender.
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Ingredients
- 1 tablespoon slivered almonds, toasted
- 2 cloves garlic
- 1 cup fresh basil leaves
- 1 cup parsley sprigs
- 2 tablespoons fat-free, less-sodium chicken broth
- 2 tablespoons finely grated fresh Romano cheese
- 2 tablespoons lemon juice
- 4 teaspoons olive oil, divided
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- cooking spray
- 6 cups (1/8-inch-thick) sliced red potatoes, divided
- 2 tablespoons finely grated fresh Romano cheese
- 1/2 cup fat-free, less-sodium chicken broth

Directions
step 1: Preheat oven to 425 degrees
step 2: Drop the almonds and garlic through food chute with food processor on, and process until minced. Add basil and parsley; process until finely chopped. Add 2 tablespoons broth, 2 tablespoons cheese, lemon juice, 2 teaspoons oil, and salt; process until smooth.
step 3: Spread 2 teaspoons oil in an 11 x 7-inch baking dish coated with cooking spray. Arrange 2 cups potatoes in bottom of baking dish; spread 3 tablespoons basil mixture over potatoes, and sprinkle with 2 teaspoons cheese. Repeat the procedure with 2 cups potatoes, 3 tablespoons basil mixture, and 2 teaspoons cheese. Top with 2 cups potatoes.
step 4: Microwave 1/2 cup broth at high 11/2 minutes or until very hot. Pour over potatoes; spread remaining basil mixture over potatoes. Cover with foil; bake at 425 degrees for 45 minutes. Uncover; sprinkle with 2 teaspoons cheese, and bake an additional 15 minutes or until tender.

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