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Garlic Scape Pesto

Garlic Scape Pesto

using garlic scape to give pesto a different flavor. From dOOR COUNTY LIVING.

  • Yield: 1 serving


  • 12 stalk(s) garlic scape chopped coarsly
  • 1/3 cup(s) toasted pecans
  • 1/3 cup(s) parmesan cheese grated
  • 1/2 cup(s) extra virgin olive oil
  • salt and pepper to taste


Combine in a blender, scapes, pecans, cheese and 1/4 cup of olive oil. Blend until combined. Use a spatula to scrape the sides of the blender; add the additional 1/4 cup of oil and blend again. Salt and pepper to taste and blend one more time.

Adjust the blending time to get the texture you want. Serve immediately over pasta or refrigerate, tightly covered.

Note toasted almond work well as the nut also.

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