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Spinach Basil Pesto

Submitted by: Dianne 
Home Town: Iowa City, Iowa, USA
Living In: St. Cloud, Minnesota, USA
Spinach, basil, lemon juice, lemon zest, garlic, and Parmesan cheese work together in this tasty pesto recipe. 
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Rudy's Garlic Scape Pesto

Submitted by: lrob96 
This fresh pesto is made from the flowery stems of garlic bulbs. 
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Feta Pesto

Submitted by: MIZCOOK 
This recipe is very very tasty, add to any kind of pasta or on pizza dough for a great meal! 
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Basil Pecan Pesto

Submitted by: grettagirl 
Home Town: Lexington, Kentucky, USA
Living In: Bowling Green, Kentucky, USA
Pecans stand in for the traditional pine nuts in this variation of pesto. 
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Basil Walnut Pesto

Submitted by: Oster® Versa® Brand 
Fresh basil and parsley, garlic, and parmesan cheese make delicious classic pesto for an easy summer dinner. 
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Home Grown Pesto

Submitted by: Krystyna00 
Use your garden bounty of basil to make pesto using this recipe and your blender. 
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Lighter Basil Pesto

Submitted by: Jtallent 
Ricotta cheese adds body and thickness to a lighter version of pesto sauce that's full of the traditional basil flavor. 
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Garlic Scape Pesto

Submitted by: amandajo 
Living In: Washington, D.C., USA
Garlic scapes help make an easy, fragrant pesto that can be spread on bread or crackers, put on pasta, used with fish, and as a substitute for garlic, onion, or scallions! 
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Pesto with Arugula

Submitted by: Mark Caron 
This pesto is unique due to the arugula, which gives it a peppery bite. I also like the lack of cheese, but add it if you must. Use as a spread or on pasta. My favorite is on baguette slices or on whole wheat crackers. It's addictive! 
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Homemade Pesto

Submitted by: Peggy 
Living In: Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
The classic basil pesto sauce made with pine nuts or walnuts, lots of fresh basil, and real Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese will add flavor to anything to combine it with, from pasta to pizza to spaghetti sauce. 
 
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