Fresh, nutritious ingredients come together so fast for the best recipe for pesto with basil!
2 cups fresh basil leaves
1/3 cup pine nuts
1/2 cup shredded parmesan or Romano cheese
3 garlic cloves, peeled and minced
1/2 cup olive oil
2 tablespoons fresh squeeze lemon juice
1/4 teaspoon sea salt
1/8 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
If you do not have a food processor, you can make this in a high powered blender. Just add all the ingredients at once and blend.
Keywords: pesto with basil, basil pesto