Recipe courtesy of Michele Urvater
Episode: Herb Pastes
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Total:
15 min
Prep:
15 min
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Optional additions:

Directions

Rinse the basil well and pat dry. In a food processor, puree basil with garlic until coarsely chopped. While the processor is running, slowly drizzle in the oil and process until finely pureed. Season to taste with salt and pepper. 

USES: Grill or broil some sword fish and each portion with a tablespoonful or so of basil puree. Spoon a tablespoonful or so into each portion of canned vegetable soup.

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