Tag: basil

Vegan Pesto pizza recipe

here is what you will need to make this awesome pizza. 1 batch home made pesto… 1 store bought or home made vegan whole wheat crust. 3 medium sised button mushrooms sliced. 4 or 5 oil packed sundried tomatoes, sliced 1/4 Red onion, sliced 1/4 red pepper sliced 2 Tablespoons pine nuts.     Now...
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4 Ingredient Olive Tapenade

4 Ingredient Olive Tapenade Ingredients: 2 Cups Pitted Kalamata Olives 1/2 Cup Sundried tomatoes (oil packed) 1/2 Cup Fresh Basil, loosely packed 2- 4 Tablespoons Good quality Olive oil or Oil reserved from sundried tomato Pepper to taste Optional add-ins: cappers garlic artichoke lemon juice Directions: Place all ingredients in food processor and process until...
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Summer Basil Tomato Salad 

A fresh and light great Summer Basil Tomato Salad, that will add a burst of colour to your dinner table Ingredients: 6 Orange cherry tomatoes sliced in half 3 Green cherry tomatoes sliced in half 3 Kumato tomatoes sliced 3 Gardener’s Delight tomatoes sliced 12 Basil leaves finely chopped 1 Clove garlic finely diced 1/4 Cup...
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Tuscan White Bean Soup.. Ribollita.

Tuscan White Bean Soup.. Ribollita. Ingredients : 1/4 Cup light tasting olive oil 1 Large onion chopped 3 Garlic cloves minced 2 Large carrots chopped 2 Celery stalks chopped 1 Teaspoon dry basil 1/4 Teaspoon red pepper flakes 1 Can Italian plum tomatoes (sauce and chop the tomatoes) 2 Fresh tomatoes chopped 6 Cups vegetable...
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Crowd-Pleasing Greek Style Cold Pasta Salad

Crowd-Pleasing Greek Style Cold Pasta Salad This cold pasta is a great make-ahead dish that is a crowd pleaser and is great for barbeques, potlucks or taking to the beach.   Ingredients: 1 large pasta (900g) of choice boiled in salted water 1 Cup extra-virgin olive oil 1 Cup red wine vinegar 1 1/2 Tablespoon sugar 1/8...
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Basil Pistachio Pesto

I love pesto! you can make so many different things with it. Check out the pesto pizza we made using this pesto.  you can also use pesto in pasta on crackers or anything your imagination can dream up. pesto is a great way to sneak in those garden fresh veggies. Ingredients:   1 1/2 Cups...
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Basil Pine Nut Pesto

Ingredients: 2 Cups fresh basil  1/4 Cup pine nuts 2 Garlic cloves 1/4 Cup nutritional yeast 2 Tablespoons olive oil 1/2 small lemon juiced 1/2 Teaspoon salt Directions: In a food processor add basil, pine nuts, garlic and nutritional yeast. On a high speed start to puree. Slowly add the olive oil and lemon juice....
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