Classic Basil Pesto

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Classic Basil Pesto

Make the perfect pesto using fragrant herbs from your windowsill garden. 



  1. In a food processor, combine 2 cups basil leaves, 3 cloves garlic, ½ cup parmesan cheese, juice and zest of 1 lemon, ¼ cup pine nuts and ½ tsp salt and pepper. Pulse until finely chopped. 
  2. With the machine running, slowly add ¼ to ½ cup olive oil until desired consistency is reached.
July 28, 2022
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