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Pesto Sauce

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Serves 1 cup | Prep Time 10 minutes | Cook Time

Why I Love This Recipe

Easy recipe for homemade basil pesto! Pesto is made from a mixture of fresh basil, garlic, cheese, nuts, and olive oil. Full of flavor!!

Ingredients You'll Need

2 Cups Fresh Basil Leaves
▢2 Cloves Garlic
▢⅓ Cup Pine Nuts
▢½ Cup Parmesan Cheese, Fresh
▢¼ Teaspoon Salt
▢¼ Teaspoon Pepper
▢½ Cup Olive Oil


Add the fresh basil leaves, garlic, pine nuts, parmesan cheese, salt, and pepper to the bowl of your food processor. Pulse 5 times until a coarse mixture forms.
Turn the food processor on low and slowly add the olive oil in a steady stream.
Serve the pesto immediately or store in a small bowl covered with plastic wrap in the refrigerator.

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