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  • 5 cups - fresh basil
  • 5 cloves - garlic
  • 1/2 cups - pine nuts
  • 1 teaspoons - salt
  • 1 teaspoons - pepper
  • 3/4 cups - Parmesan cheese
  • 3/4 cups - olive oil or more as needed
  • Directions:

    Pulse in food processor the basil, garlic, pine nuts, salt and pepper.

    Then add Parmesan cheese and olive oil, pulsing in food processor to combine.

    May need an extra 1/4 cup olive oil if mixture is dry.

    Brief Description

    Homemade pesto with basil, garlic, pine nuts and Parmesan.

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    Cuisine:  Italian

    Prep Time: 15 min


    Gina Hoover

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    Posted On:

    June 4, 2020

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