Basil Pesto

2
Sandra B.

By
@sandy19

My Mom's recipe.Just delicious.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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2 c
fresh basil leaves
1/4 c
fresh parsley leaves
3 Tbsp
pine nuts
3 clove
garlic,mashed
1/4 c
freshly grated parmesan cheese
2 tsp
freshly grated romano cheese
6 Tbsp
olive oil or avocado oil
2 c
uncooked pasta

How to Make Basil Pesto

Step-by-Step

  • 1In food processor mince the basil,parsley,nuts and garlic until fine.Add the cheese and the oil and process until blended to consistency of a paste.Add more oil if needed.
  • 2Toss with pasta or vegetables. Drizzle with more oil on top of pasta to keep from drying.Add to baked potato or soups.

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About Basil Pesto

Course/Dish: Pasta Sides
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy




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