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Video: Pesto Sauce

A classic pesto sauce with basil, walnuts, garlic, and Parmesan.

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In this video, you’ll see how to make a quick-and-easy pesto sauce. This classic sauce is made with basil leaves, olive oil, walnuts, garlic, and Parmesan cheese. Great spooned over pasta, it’s a terrific change of pace from tomato sauce. Watch the video, then get sal’s 5-star recipe for Pesto Sauce. Substitute pine nuts for the walnuts if you like. This sauce also freezes well. See more Italian food videos >>

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Aug. 4, 2014 4:36 pm
I have a blender but not a good processor. Will this work with a good blender and when does the oil go in, at the start?
Apr. 15, 2014 8:25 pm
I like to use similar sauce as a spread on Italian bread when having spaghetti with tomato sauce etc.
Aug. 24, 2013 7:19 am
What a great recipe. Don't cut back on the garlic,it's what makes it so good. Freezes great,I do mine in ice cube tray. Eat and ENJOY
May 23, 2013 4:24 pm
I love to grow my own herbs and this pesto sauce is wonderful, I also freeze it in ice cube trays and it's there when I need it.
Jan. 17, 2013 10:16 am
I make this in my Vitamix. Be sure to add the oil first, then dump in everything else. I use some basil stems as well as the leaves. Yummy!
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