#1 Basil Pesto

Thing #1: Basil Pesto

I have returned home from my wanderings and have become reacquainted with my precious garden! I was very impressed by my crazy basil plant’s growth spurt and decided to fight my jet lag by harnessing it’s pungent power – pesto time!

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I loosely based this one on Jamie’s recipe, but improvised due to lack of pine nuts and included some almonds as well. So yummy!

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Extra parmesan didn’t hurt either. My kitchen stinks of basil. Welcome Home Me!

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(http://www.jamieoliver.com/recipes/vegetables-recipes/pesto)

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