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How to Freeze Fresh Basil and Ideas for Using Frozen Basil

For years and years I've been trimming my garden basil, freezing it, and then using the basil all winter in soup, stew, and pasta sauce, and this post has all my tips for successfully freezing basil. [from KalynsKitchen.com]

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from Food Fanatic

Creamy Tomato Basil Tortellini

Creamy tomato basil tortellini makes a rich dinner the whole family will love. Pasta tossed in a sun-dried tomato cream sauce with plenty of fresh basil is where it’s at!

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from Confessions of an Overworked Mom

What to Do With Fresh Basil

I love fresh herbs from my garden but by the end of the summer my herb garden has started to go crazy. I’m seriously wondering what to do with fresh basil right now. I know you can add it to spaghetti sauce but really, there are only so many days a week that I want to eat spaghetti. I even have a little pot of basil growing in the kitchen for easy access. Check out a few ways to use fresh basil

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Basil chicken salad with walnuts

A creamy but healthy chicken salad with fresh basil and chopped walnuts, perfect for a sandwich or wrap at lunch! | FamilyFoodontheTable.com

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from Domestically Blissful

Fresh Basil Garlic Bread

Fresh Basil Garlic Bread is quick & easy to make, covered in fresh flavor, & a bright beautiful addition to any Italian meal!

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from Premeditated Leftovers

Homemade Pesto Sauce

Homemade Pesto Sauce Recipe: This is a quick and easy pesto sauce recipe using fresh basil. It's delicious served over pasta, bruschetta, meat, or salads.

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from Cafe Delites

Balsamic Glazed Caprese Chicken

Caprese Chicken cooked right in a sweet, garlic balsamic glaze with juicy cherry tomatoes, fresh basil and topped with melted mozzarella cheese! | cafedelites.com

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Preserving Fresh Basil

Grandma's Secret To Keeping Basil in the Fridge for 1 Year. Use on sandwiches, in sauces, or soups

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