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Mustard Greens Pesto

Mustard Greens Pesto

Today, I’m sharing a recipe for mustard greens pesto.  I’ve mentioned before that I love pesto so I often experiment with different greens or herbs or a combination of both.  I don’t eat a lot of cheese so most of the time I leave cheese out of the recipes. Sharing is caring…

Orrechiette Pasta with Beans Salad and a Pesto Dressing

Orrechiette Pasta with Beans Salad and a Pesto Dressing

The holidays are quickly approaching.  If you are hosting a Thanksgiving gathering you know how difficult it can be if your meals were not planned or ingredients not purchased in advance.   What’s great is that this Orrechiette Pasta with Beans Salad and a pesto dressing utilizes some common pantry and refrigerator staples if you are […]

Meatless Monday: Summer Vegetables and Black Beans with Roasted Garlic and Fennel Fronds Pesto

Meatless Monday: Summer Vegetables and Black Beans with Roasted Garlic and Fennel Fronds Pesto

Today’s Meatless Monday recipe of summer vegetables and black beans with roasted garlic and fennel fronds pesto utilizes the beautiful fronds on the fennel bulb. If you find fennel with their fronds attached in your local supermarket or farmer’s market don’t let them go to waste.  They can be used in pesto, chop them and sprinkle on […]

Summer Salad with Pea Tendrils and Garlic Scapes Pesto

Summer Salad with Pea Tendrils and Garlic Scapes Pesto

This easy and simple summer salad was created during our most recent heat wave here in NYC, where turning on the stove or oven was just not an option.   This summer salad with pea tendrils and garlic scapes pesto gave me the opportunity to use all these beautiful summer vegetables I had on hand […]

Garlic and Parsley Pesto Orrechiette with Grilled Tomatoes

Garlic and Parsley Pesto Orrechiette with Grilled Tomatoes

I saw these cute pasta shells in the supermarket one day and absolutely fell in love with them. I think they are the cutest of all the other pastas out there.  So I bought them home and tried them out.  I wasn’t disappointed.   I love the way they hold sauce in their little cups. […]

Artichoke and Spinach Pesto

Artichoke and Spinach Pesto

I mentioned previously how much I love pesto.  I love adding it to my salads as a dressing, rice or quinoa just to name a few.  It can truly jazz up an otherwise plain dish.   Sharing is caring…

Asparagus Pesto

Asparagus Pesto

    I don’t know about you, but I absolutely love pesto.  I can’t get enough of it sometimes.  It is so versatile and can be eaten with just about anything.  Anyway, I recently received a container of Asparagus pesto with my CSA shares and it was delicious to say the least.  I had never tried Asparagus […]