We are excited to share our amazing Pesto recipe with YOU! Here’s our list of ingredients to getting started:
- 2 cups fresh basil leaves
- 1/2 cup freshly grated Romano or Parmesan cheese
- 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
- 1/3 cup pine nuts
- 3 cloves garlic
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/8 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
Assembling the Pesto
- In a food processor blend the basil and pine nuts
- Add garlic, cheese, and salt to the blender
- While everything is blending slowly add olive oil
- If there is any salt needed here is the perfect time to add it.
This pesto is fresh, simple, and AMAZING! This is the perfect dish for summer pasta, pizza sauce, and more! Please let us know in the comments below.