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garlic scape pesto

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Doreen Fish
Oshawa, ON

I am growing garlic in our organic garden and i have just harvested the scapes which i turn into this scrumptious pesto.

(1 rating)
yield 4 serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For garlic scape pesto

  • 10 lg
    garlic scapes ..remove the bud looking thing at the top
  • 1/3 c
    grated parmigiano reggiano
  • 1/3 c
    pine nuts
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp
    black pepper
  • 1/3 c
    olive oil

How To Make garlic scape pesto

  • 1
    Process scapes, nuts, s/p and cheese in a food processor. With motor running slowly add olive oil until it mixes to the consistency u like. taste and adjust s/p We love this tossed with pasta or spread pesto over a 10 inch tortilla , spread sliced tomatoes on top, sprinkle with a handful of cheese and bake until bubbly. Also , when you toss it with pasta, after u have cooked your pasta save some of the pasta water, mix a little with the pesto and toss in your pasta. Delicious!! *This keeps for a week in the fridge or a month in the freezer. Can be doubled or tripled