Pesto

For a variation on pasta with pesto sauce, use kale instead

Although most people think of pesto as an Italian sauce made with herbs (most famously, basil), many ingredients can be ably featured in a pesto. One …

Food (Canada)

Got a crop of basil taking over? It's DIY pesto to the rescue

If you've got heaps of fresh basil, but a classic pesto is too strong, use fresh spinach to tame the flavor.

Basil

Sweet, Sweet Basil: How to Pinch Back Basil and Make Pesto

Sweet basil is a taste of summertime. Do you have some in your garden? Do you have a nice bushy plant? For years, I had tall spindly plants until my …

Food

Mumbai Food: This thali in Fort brings you a plate of pizza, nachos, pesto bread

It's ironical then that The Fork Tale, restaurateur trio Marzy Parakh, Parth Dalal and Sarthak Oza's latest venture, which now stands in its place, …

Nachos

Portofino pesto salad

When the retail space beside La Bottega Nicastro on George Street opened up a while back, the owners wondered what new venture they could embark …

Food (Canada)

Landmark Chester pub transformed into stylish Italian restaurant

Pesto at the Yacht will be officially launched by the Lord Mayor of Chester later this month

Chester, UK

Liguria: a lesson at the birthplace of pesto | Financial Times

I'm in Italy travelling to a remote village called San Fruttuoso in the province of Liguria. I'm visiting a small family-owned restaurant that's been …

Italy

Cilantro Chili-Lime Cashew Pesto Recipe

"A pesto with a little kick using a favorite snack I found at Trader Joe's -- Chili-Lime Cashews -- nummy! This pesto is great on pasta or with …

Food

Creamy Cheddar Superfood Pesto Mac and Cheese Casserole

Green mac and cheese sounds like something from a Dr. Seuss book (a sequel to <i>Green Eggs and Ham</i>, perhaps?). But its emerald hue shouldn't turn you …

Recipes

Grilled Chicken with Avocado Pesto

Sorry chicken, avocado is the star in this low-carb and protein-packed dish. It helps make a creamy dairy-free pesto that's filled with heart-healthy …

Food

Sun Dried Tomato Pesto Panini

<b>Sun dried Tomato Pesto Panini</b>, my cure for when you feel like you’re in a rut with lunch and dinner. Sun dried tomato pesto and lots of gooey …

Italian Food

Liguria: a lesson at the birthplace of pesto

Fifteen years ago, Rebecca Rose hiked to the remote village of San Fruttuoso in the Ligurian province of Italy. Now she returns, to learn how to make …

Italy

Pesto Chickpea Lettuce Wraps

Filled with roasted chickpeas and a homemade basil pesto sauce, these Pesto Chickpea Lettuce Wraps make for the perfect snack or a light lunch! Rich …

Healthy Eating

Add a kick to your BBQ with these fiery pesto chicken skewers

When most of us think of Italian food, we think of carb-based dishes like pizza, pasta and chicken parm or veal Milanese – all of which are great in …

Cooking

Potlucks, Picnics, and Your Lunch Hour Won't Know What Hit Them

During the Summer, I love making salads that can be tossed in the fridge and eaten later in the week. In order to do this, the salads have to be hearty and durable; they can't be mayonnaise- or greens-based salads.<p>The obvious salad that comes to mind is pasta. And since basil is at its peak during …

Food

Basil Pesto

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — July 6, 2018<p><b>Basil pesto</b> is a fresh, aromatic, insanely flavorful sauce. It’s light, refreshing, summery and couldn’t …

Italian Food

Pesto, Magic! 8 Ways to Use the Green Sauce

Turn pesto into soup, salad and more.<p>Con Poulos , 2010. Con Poulos Photography<p>How to make pesto:<p>Blend 8 cups packed basil leaves, 1 cup olive oil, …

Recipes

Pesto Orecchiette with Grilled Shrimp and Corn

Preheat a grill or grill pan over medium-high heat. Drizzle the shrimp and corn with oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper. Place the corn and shrimp …

Recipes

Homemade Perfect Pesto Recipe

<b>Homemade Perfect Pesto</b> <b>Recipe</b> is so darn easy to make, there’s no reason to buy it at the store. It’s a great recipe to use up all your basil you’ve …

Recipes

Baked Tofu With Cilantro Pecan Pesto

This dish highlights some super plant foods, such as tofu, which is made from soybeans and formed into an easy-to-slice cake. Tofu is a complete …

Food

Grilled Pesto Chicken Couscous Bowls

1. <b>MAKE THE PESTO:</b> In a food processor, pulse the basil, spinach-arugula mix, Parmesan, garlic, salt and pepper until smooth. Slowly add the olive oil …

Food

Modern Scottish cuisine: Charred cauliflower

Scotsman Paul Wedgwood experiments with unusual ingredients. At his restaurant in Edinburgh, he prepares his best-selling dish: charred cauliflower …

Food

How to make pesto – recipe

A staple in every corner shop and petrol station in the land, pesto, like its 90s stablemate the sun-dried tomato, has suffered from over-exposure: even Greggs seems to have quietly taken it off the menu. But, while the pungently cheesy jarred stuff has its nostalgic charms, it can’t compete with …

Italian Food

Tortellini Pesto Salad Recipe

"Wonderful pasta salad. So different from the Italian dressing pasta salads. Very hearty side dish or main dish for lunch. Crunchy veggies and rich …

Recipes

This 5 Ingredient GF Shrimp Pesto Pasta Will Knock Your Socks Off

Step 1<p>Gather all ingredients.<p>Step 2<p>Boil water for the gluten free pasta. I like to add a dash of salt and a drizzle of olive oil to the water!<p>Step …

Recipes

Turkey Panini with Strawberry Pesto

Take your sandwich up a notch with fresh strawberries.<p>Directions<p>In a food processor, blend basil, Parmesan, oil, lemon juice, and garlic until smooth. Add half the strawberries and pulse until finely chopped.<br>• Slice remaining strawberries. Spread pesto on both halves of each roll. Divide turkey, …

Food

Street Corn Pasta Salad with Cilantro Pesto & Goat Cheese

Street Corn Pasta Salad with a flavorful, super addicting cilantro pesto, avocado and creamy goat cheese. This recipe is not only delicious but it’s …

Food

One-pan creamy chicken pesto pasta bake

Step 1<p>Heat 1 tablespoon oil in a large, deep (25cm base) ovenproof frying pan over medium-high heat. Cook onion, stirring, for 5 minutes or until …

Recipes

Whip up this vegan ketogenic pesto recipe in 3 minutes flat

Total Time<p>3 minutes<p>Anyone following the now-mainstream, in-the-spotlight ketogenic diet knows that it takes a serious love of healthy fats. Hopping …

Food

Pesto alla Trapanese (Sicilian Pesto With Almonds and Tomatoes) Recipe

Pesto <i>alla trapanese</i> is Sicily's answer to Liguria's more famous basil-rich pesto sauce. They have a lot in common, as both are full of fresh basil, nuts, garlic, olive oil, and cheese. But where Ligurian pesto uses pine nuts, this one uses almonds, then adds juicy tomatoes on top of that. You can …

Italian Food