Pesto Two Ways - mint, and classic! Or, "What To Do With All That @*%$* Mint!"
Traditional Panzanella, Tuscan Bread Salad from Italy. Do as the Tuscans do: don't toast your bread!
Lentil Salad: good any time of the year warm or cold.
Simple is good. A sandwich like this one is a classic because it combines exactly the right number of components and lets each one shine.
A glorious stack of ripe tomatoes, fresh basil, fresh mozzarella, and local olive oil is THE ultimate summertime salad.
Cumin-roasted eggplant and peppers with a delightful parsley-basil herb relish! Yum Yum!
This salad with roasted artichoke hearts, roasted red peppers, capers, and basil dressing can be served warm or cold.
the secret to a greener pesto - works with all flavors. This one is Lemon Infused, Basil, Arugula Pesto
Use summer's basil bounty to make "pistou."
This corn and black bean salad is a perfect summer lunch or side dish. You'll definitely make it more than once.
Savoury tomato bread pudding with thyme & basil cream & balsamic reduction
Salsa made from heirloom tomatoes and fresh, summer peaches.
Stuffed Bell Peppers don't have to be heavy. Try this simple version. There are fewer than 100 calories per person!
These heirloom tomatoes were simply sliced and drizzled with the best olive oil. It's the simplest summer salad.
Tomato Pie - a Southern savory pie.
Tomato-Mozarella Tart with Basil-Garlic Crust - a great way to showcase homegrown tomatoes, and it doesn't hurt that this crust is basically the best crust ever.
Saffron-Basil-Breadsticks-Delicious golden color with a touch of basil and saffron adds such an aroma and taste to these bread sticks
Guilty Kitchen makes a healthy comfort dish for those rainy summer nights.
Roasted Red Pepper Sauce- perfect for drizzling over Summer Squash Stacks
A simple and refreshing linguine dish with fresh corn and basil.
Grilled pizza! Crispy and delicious, a great alternative to turning on the oven on a sweltering summer day.
Classic Caprese Salad Recipe with a Balsamic Brown Sugar Reduction. So simple to make yet so wonderful to eat.
Spicy salmon tartare with green chilies, thai basil, ginger, green onions and cilantro. Works well with green szechuan pepper.
Polenta with Greek Flavours- quick, delicious and nutritious!
Gkai Pad Gka-prow, which is Spicy Thai Basil Chicken. Try and seek out Thai basil for this dish.
farm stand salad: all of your favorite summer vegetables in one salad!
Big bold summer flavors pair up nicely in this Italian style casserole A Basil and Green Bean Gratinate.
Roasted Almond Ricotta Pesto with Olives
A fantastic meal Parmesan Thai Basil coated chicken with roasted maple potatoes and haricots verts!
Pasta with Pesto, Feta & Cherry Tomatoes
Grilled prawns. Brushed with basil and oil they are simply perfect. I am serving mine with a pistou/pesto inspired pasta.
The start of a 4 week cooking from your garden series on Craft.
Miang Khum! A tastebud-tantalizing Thai appetizer made of dried shrimp, coconut, peanuts, ginger and lime and served on a basil leaf.