Classic Basil Pesto
Servings and Ingredients
|2 c.||packed fresh basil leaves|
|⅓ c.||raw almonds|
|2 tbsp.||lemon juice|
|½ c.||olive oil|
|⅛ tsp.||black pepper|
|½ c.||grated Parmigiano-Reggiano|
|Raw veggies, pita bread, cooked shrimp and pasta, for serving|
- In a food processor, combine basil, garlic, almonds, lemon juice and salt and pepper. Process until smooth while drizzling in olive oil.
- Stir in cheese.
- Enjoy immediately or serve chilled. Serve with raw veggies, pita bread, cooked shrimp and pasta or use as a sandwich spread.