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Fresh Basil Sauce

150 grams Basil
2 1/2 clove Garlic
75 grams Pine nuts
30 grams Parmesan cheese
250 ml Olive oil
1 1/2 tsp Salt
1 dash Pepper


Rip the basil leaves up into smal pieces. Slice the garlic. Put all the ingredients into a food processor or blender, and process (in 2-3 batches). Store in jars. The top photo shows this basil sauce mixed with pasta and seasoned with salt and pepper. I increased the amount of basil (from the original recipe) to make it healthier. It is less oily than the version shown in Step 1. Fragrant Basil bread Basil chicken Basil Cheese Toast Potato griddle cakes with basil sauce Hanpen with Cheese and Basil Sauce Basil poatoes. Add salt and pepper to taste! Macaroni with basil sauce is delicious too.

Source: cookpad.com