Classic Basil Pesto.
You can have Classic Basil Pesto using 8 ingredients and 3 steps. Here is how you cook that.
Ingredients of Classic Basil Pesto
- Prepare 4 cup of packed, fresh Basil.
- Prepare 1 cup of grated Parmesan cheese.
- You need 3/4 cup of pine nuts,lightly roasted.
- Prepare 2 clove of roughly chopped garlic.
- It's 1/2 tsp of kosher salt.
- You need 3/4 cup of extra virgin olive oil.
- Prepare of TIP.
- Prepare 1 of to intensify green color of pesto, blanch in boiling water for 5 seconds, shock Basil in ice water, squeeze and continue with recipe.
Classic Basil Pesto step by step
- combine all ingredients, except the oil, in processor, pulse until mixture is finely chopped..
- with motor running slowly pour oil into feed tube..
- use immediately or freeze fir up to one month.