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  • Basil pesto

Recept time 15 min.
Recept time 4
Recept time Frying pan
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Surprise your guests the Italian way. This pesto is easy to make and tastes nice with just about everything. Serve on toast or stir through a warm pasta dish.


  • 100 g EAT ME basil
  • 60 g pine nuts
  • 60 g grated Parmesan cheese
  • 100 ml olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • pepper & salt

Let's get to work

  1. Roast the pine nuts in a dry frying pan on medium heat until they are golden brown.
  2. Cut the garlic in large pieces.
  3. Rinse the basil.
  4. Use a stick mixer to mix the basil leaves, Parmesan cheese, pine nuts, garlic and olive oil. Mix until you have a coarse pesto, add salt and pepper to taste.


Fresh basil is delicious in a pasta recipe or served in a traditional way with Carpaccio.

More recipes with basil

Panzanella salade
Panzanella salad
Salade van groene asperges en zeekraal
Salad of green asparagus and samphire
Avocado crostini uit de oven
Oven baked crostini with avocado
Pittige plaatpizza met zoete aardappel
Pizza with sweet potatoes
Shakshuka met avocado
Shakshuka with avocado

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