FRESH BASIL PESTO RECIPE (#LC14399) - Fresh and green, Basil Pesto recipe is served popularly with pastas. This can also be served as a dip.
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Peel the garlic cloves.
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Using a grater, zest a lemon.
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In a food processor, add fresh basil leaves, lemon zest and garlic.
Fresh Basil leaves
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Then add pine nuts, black pepper ground, salt, parmesan cheese grated, lemon juice and olive oil.
Black pepper ground
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Pulse all the ingredients until smooth.
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Transfer the pesto into a small airtight container or jar.
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Serve this with pasta.