Follow these instructions to prepare Minikube for Istio.
To run Istio locally, install the latest version of Minikube, version 0.28.1 or later.
Select a VM driver and substitute
your_vm_driver_choicebelow with the installed virtual machine (VM) driver. To install Istio control plane components and addons, as well as other applications, we recommend starting Minikube with 8192
MBof memory and 4
On Kubernetes 1.13:
$ minikube start --memory=8192 --cpus=4 --kubernetes-version=v1.13.0 \ --vm-driver=`your_vm_driver_choice`