* 2 cups lightly packed fresh basil leaves
* 1 cup olive oil
* 1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
* 2 garlic cloves
* 1/2 cup pine nuts or walnuts
* 1/2 teaspoon salt
1. Combine all ingredients in a blender or food processor; blend until smooth. Use immediately, or cover and store in the refrigerator until ready to use.
Makes 1-1/2 cups
This is super on cooked pasta, chicken or fish, or drizzled over skewered ravioli.