Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Frugal Recipe Test Drive: Easy Basil & Walnut Pesto

Here's an easy pesto recipe that incorporates ingredients that you probably already have on hand!

* 3/4 cup fresh basil leaves
* 1/2 cup and 2 teaspoons chopped walnuts
* 1 clove garlic, peeled
* 1 tablespoon grated Parmesan cheese
* 1/4 cup olive oil
* salt and pepper to taste

In a food processor blend together basil leaves, nuts, garlic, and cheese. Pour in oil slowly while still mixing. Stir in salt and pepper. Serve over pasta. Devour. Makes 4 servings.

Check out the original recipe here!

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