Homemade Basil Pesto
Homemade Basil Pesto Recipe - An easy recipe to make at home. Pesto is made from a mixture of fresh basil, garlic, cheese, nuts, and olive oil.
- 2 cups fresh basil
- 1 cup olive oil extra virgin
- 1 cup Parmesan cheese grated
- ½ cup pine nuts
- 2 cloves garlic minced
- 1 tsp salt
Combine basil, Parmesan cheese, pine nuts, garlic, and salt in a
food processor. Pulse a few times until a course mixture forms.
Slowly pour 1/4 cup olive oil into the top of the food processor and pulse while slowly adding the remaining olive oil. Mix until evenly incorporated.
Store in air tight container in the refrigerator or freezer.