Organic Basil, Domestic 3 oz.
Basil or Ocimum basilicum is loved by cooks and gardeners.
Basil is one of the few herbs that the flavor actually intensifies upon cooking.
BASIL PESTOSize: 3 oz. spice bottle, 2 oz. by weight
In the work bowl of a food processor fitted with the steel blade, combine 1/2 cup fresh basil leaves, 1/2 cup toasted pine nuts, 1/4 cup fresh parsley leaves, 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese, 2 cloves of garlic, quartered, 2 Tablespoons of olive oil and freshly ground black pepper to taste. Process to a fine paste. Taste and adjust seasonings if necessary. Serve over hot pasta and tomatoes or spread on French bread slices and broil. Makes about 1 cup.