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Pesto Genovese Italian basil Pack Shot
Pesto Genovese – made with 100% Italian basil and PDO Parmigiano Reggiano. Only the best ingredients can bring you the true taste of Italy. Prepared without preservatives, this combination of 100% Italian Basil, and the authentic taste of PDO Parmigiano Reggiano, will bring a burst of flavour to your pasta dish.

Perfect for ...

Perfectly matched with 'al dente' Linguine, Pesto Genovese is ideal to give your dish a remarkable taste. To enjoy it at its best, Barilla suggests adding less salt to the cooking water and using a little of this water to dilute the Pesto. Always stir the Pesto through your pasta away from direct heat.



Pack Size(s)

  • 190 (serves 4)




No added preservatives
Gluten free
Crafted using the highest quality ingredients

Suitable For

Gluten Free

Ingredients & Nutrition

What's in Barilla's Pesto Genovese?

  • Basil Ingredient


    Barilla uses the freshest basil, picked only when in season.

  • Ingredients

    Sunflower oil , basil 30%, cashews, Parmigiano Reggiano PDO cheese 5% (milk), maize soluble fibre, whey powder (milk), salt, milk protein, extra virgin olive oil, sugar, basil extract, natural flavourings (milk), acidity regulator: lactic acid, garlic. May contain other tree nuts.


    What's the nutritional value?

    A typical 47.5g portion will provide you enough slow release energy for a busy day at home, the office or at the gym.

    Values Units (per 47.5g) Average Quantity Per 100g
    Energy 945 kJ (226 Cal) 1989 kJ (476 Cal)
    Protein 2.2 g 4.7 g
    Fat, Total 21.9 g 46 g
    - saturated 2.5 g 5.3 g
    Carbohydrate 4.7 g 9.8 g
    - sugars 2.6 g 5.5 g
    Dietary Fibre 2.5 g 5 g
    Sodium 618 mg 1300 mg
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