When you have fresh basil you can make a wonderful basil pesto.

Takes 2 minutes to make and seconds to eat. Perfecto Basil Pesto is always a family favorite.

Ingredients: Fresh Basil, 3 Cloves of Garlic, 3 Tbsp Pine Nuts, 2 Tbsp Pumpkin Seeds, 1/3 Cup Grated Parmesan, Salt & Pepper, and 1/3 Cup Olive Oil

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  1. Combine pesto, basil, garlic pine nuts, pumpkin seeds, Parmesan, half the olive oil, into the food processor and mix for 30 seconds.

2. Season with salt and pepper to taste and the rest of the olive oil and mix until the consistency is satisfactory.


Place in a serving dish with fresh bread and crackers.

Serving homemade pesto to friends and family is always a celebrated snack.

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