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    • 1 Basil, leaves
    • 1 Large or 6 medium garlic cloves
    • 1 Parsley

    Baking & Spices

    • 1 Salt

    Nuts & Seeds

    • 1 Pine nuts


    • 1 Romano cheese


    • plus 1 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil
    • Alyne Graves

      Classic Basil Pesto | (Put ingredients in food processor; can use Parmesan cheese instead of Romano, if desired)

    • Joelle Einerson

      Classic Basil Pesto Recipe | I used 2 garlic cloves, 4 garlic scapes, 1/2 teaspoon of sugar and a dash of fresh lemon. (Doubling the recipe) SO good!!

    • Becca Murray

      Classic Basil Pesto | - i have SO MUCH basil in the herb garden!

    • Vicki Bean

      Classic Basil Pesto | to use with my fresh basil.

    • Tiffany Cordes

      7 Ways With Fresh Basil | Classic Basil Pesto |

    • Kimi Jeffers

      Classic Basil Pesto Recipe - with my new fresh basil plants!!

    • Rachael McKeown

      Classic Basil Pesto Recipe to use with my herb garden!

    • Betty Humanist

      classic pesto recipe

    • Kate Donlinger

      Fresh Basil Recipes

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