Classic Basil Pesto Sauce Recipe

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Classic Basil Pesto Sauce

Eve Peterson (AKA-POETGRL)

By
@mumm6

A great sauce for pastas.


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Ingredients

2 c
fresh basil leaves
2
large garlic cloves
1/2 c
grated parmesan cheese
2 Tbsp
grated romano cheese
1/4 c
pine nuts or walnuts
1/2 c
olive oil
salt and pepper

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine basil, garlic, cheeses and nuts in blender. Process to mix. With machine running, slowly add the olive oil. Season with salt and pepper. Process to desired consistency. Let stand 5 minutes. Thin pesto with a few T. cream or hot pasta cooking water before tossing with hot pasta. (fettucine or linguine).

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Sauces