Roasted Red Bell Pepper Pesto

Roasted bell peppers are a key flavor accent in popular Mediterranean and Middle Eastern foods and fresh, veggie-forward presentations. This luscious red pesto gives you that irresistible flavor without the labor. We puree roasted red bell peppers with oil, Parmesan, sweet-tart balsamic vinegar, basil and garlic to make a versatile pesto that works all across your menu.

Use our Roasted Red Bell Pepper Pesto as a pasta sauce, a condiment or a base for your own signature sauces, dressings and preparations.

  • Add cream or other ingredients to create mouthwatering pasta sauces
  • Makes an ideal topping for bruschetta and crostini
  • Use as a finishing sauce for grilled steak, chicken, seafood or vegetables
  • Blend with mayo, Greek-style yogurt, sour cream or other ingredients to make spreads and condiments for sandwiches and burgers
  • Drizzle on hummus
  • Serve it as dipping condiment for roasted or fried potatoes
  • Try it as a base for a flavorful, colorful compound butter
  • Add to vinaigrettes and other dressings to add bold flavor and fresh visual appeal
  • Toss with hot or cold pasta, grains and veggies to make on-trend salads and bowls
  • Add to sautés, braises and stews to save labor and add sweet-savory slow-roasted flavor
  • Use as a pizza sauce or finishing condiment for contemporary Mediterranean pizzas and flatbreads
  • Thin with a little olive oil and use as a finishing sauce for drizzling on soups, grilled foods, salads, bowls, sandwiches, flatbreads and more

Roasted Red Bell Pepper Pesto Inspiration

Field Mushroom Burger

Top your burger with sauteed field mushrooms, crispy pancetta, Swiss cheese, tomato, mâche, mayo and Roasted Red Bell Pepper Pesto.

Chicken Scallopini

Add Roasted Red Bell Pepper Pesto Compound Butter to your favorite Scallopini recipe.

Combine three parts butter to one part Roasted Red Bell Pepper Pesto.

Crab Cakes with Summer Corn & Roasted Red Bell Pepper Pesto

Cauliflower Salad

Roast cauliflower florets. Toss together cauliflower with capers, green olives, Sultana raisins, red onions and lemon zest with Roasted Red Bell Pepper Pesto.

Crostini Platter

Catering platters come together easily with deli meats, fresh ricotta, crispy crostini and an assortment of pesto spreads. Shown here is our vibrant Roasted Bell Pepper Pesto & our traditional Basil Pesto.

Tagliatelle Tossed with Roasted Red Bell Pepper Pesto & a Dollop of Butter, Finished with Clams & Crispy Pancetta