Pesto is the best use for all that fresh summer basil outgrowing the other plants in the garden. And nothing is more satisfying than preparing a batch of Homemade Pesto Sauce from basil leaves handpicked from the garden. Store it in the fridge to be used later or quickly toss hot and bubbling pasta in it. Pesto Pasta is one of the quickest and easiest pasta recipe. Feel free to pick pasta of your choice for this recipe. I usually stick to either spaghetti or penne. The thick and luscious pesto sauce clings nicely to these shapes of pasta. With a toasted slice of bread on the side, it is one of my favorite weeknight dinner ideas. No doubt about it!!
Basil pesto pasta is every bit as luscious and comforting. We are talking about a plant-powered creamy sauce that is so full to the brim with good things such as basil, nuts, cheese and olive oil that it’s guaranteed that you are literally going to freak out about the velvety texture of this sauce. And it is super healthy too. My only advice doesn’t cook the pesto sauce for too long. It is not meant for robust cooking. More you cook it and more nutrients get killed in the sauce. As simple as that. And why to cook eat when one can taste the freshness in it when just out of the blender.
Hope you know about this Pinterest Board of ours called – Green Recipes Revolution. It has the huge collection of green recipes from all over the world. Isn’t that a cool way to compile all the fantastic green recipes at one place?