Basil Pesto

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Basil Pesto
This traditional pesto is very versatile. Top chicken or salmon, toss with pasta, spread on sandwiches or just dip bread into the pesto.
Servings Prep Time
4 10minutes
Servings Prep Time
4 10minutes
Basil Pesto
This traditional pesto is very versatile. Top chicken or salmon, toss with pasta, spread on sandwiches or just dip bread into the pesto.
Servings Prep Time
4 10minutes
Servings Prep Time
4 10minutes
Ingredients
Servings:
Instructions
  1. Toast pine nuts in sauce pan until fragrant. Let cool then add to food processor.
  2. Add basil, garlic, lemon juice, parmesan, crushed red pepper and salt and pepper to food processor.
  3. Pulse until well combined.
  4. Slowly add olive oil until sauce is smooth, but do not over pulse.
Recipe Notes

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*Add a handful of fresh spinach for fresh flavor and more nutrients.

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