Classic Basil Pesto

  • Jessnc Posted: 04/16/09
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    I use this pesto recipe every summer with my fresh basil. It freezes well.

  • kgytse Posted: 08/15/09
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    A great light pesto recipe! Not oily at all, just a smooth light consistency. I actually didn't add the additional salt, and used 1/4 cup of parmesan cheese, and the saltiness was enough for me. i also doubled the walnuts and toasted them before. great recipe!

  • SJane1 Posted: 09/13/12
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    I always double the recipe and use any nut I have around. It's so much less fattening than any other pesto recipe. A real keeper.

  • London1 Posted: 07/19/13
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    Super easy to make. Skipped the garlic and it still tasted great.

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