Pesto

Hazelnut Pesto

July 28, 2016

Sometimes wonderful recipes happen by mistake. I didn’t have any pine nuts on hand, but discovered a full jar of hazelnuts in my pantry. I’ve been growing basil in pots that have really needed a good trimming so decided to make a Hazelnut Pesto. I’m going to use it on...

Asparagus Pesto Pasta

July 29, 2014

Basil is the most well-known pesto herbs, but many other herbs can be used to make different flavorful sauce combinations. The key is to use ample garlic and nuts, and cut the richness with an acid like lemon juice. 

Macadamia Nut Pesto

May 3, 2013

Macadamia Nut Pesto I absolutely LOVE macadamia nuts and have never been that wild about pine nuts so I decided to try making pesto with macadamia nuts instead.  This pesto turned out to be the best pesto I’ve ever tasted.  You can use it in pasta dishes or anything that...

Organic Green Pea Pesto

August 10, 2012

Organic Green Pea Pesto Don’t know what to do with all of these wonderful summer vegetables?  Here is a Pesto that you can make all year round.  Delicious! INGREDIENTS 10 Ounces Organic Cooked Peas 2 Ounces Fresh Basil Leaves 10 Garlic Cloves 1/2 Cup Olive Oil 1 Teaspoon Kosher Salt...

Nana’s Pesto

March 30, 2012

Nana’s Pesto No cooking is required for this delightfully healthful dish! INGREDIENTS 2 Large Juicy Ripe Tomatoes 3 Handfuls of Fresh Basil Leaves 6 Garlic Cloves ½ Cup Olive Oil 2 Tablespoons Pine Nuts ½ Teaspoon Kosher Salt ½ Teaspoon Freshly Ground Pepper Parmesan Cheese To Garnish Mix all of...

Pesto Rosso

January 6, 2012

Pesto Rosso Pesto Rosso (red pesto) is a Sicilian red sauce made out of sun dried tomatoes and is also called Pesto alla Siciliana. This sauce is great on pasta as well as bruschetta. Serve with seafood or poultry. Pesto Rosso is definitely a very versatile sauce. INGREDIENTS 1/3 Cup...

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