Basil and orange confit compound butter is easy to make and melts perfectly on grilled salmon!
Tomato Tartine with fresh mozzarella and basil
Basil Tagliatelle with Roasted Red Bell Pepper Salad
Kalamata Olive & Sun-Dried Tomato on Pesto Toasts
pesto, or pistou, to freeze
Roasted Tomato Basil Soup with Fontina and Blueberry Ginger Jam Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
Cherry tomato margherita pizza
Ravioli of fresh carrot pasta with a crab filling served with a pepperoncino arrabiatta sauce with cream, basil oil and crab roe - complexity with simplicity and layers and layers of flavor!
Artichoke, Roasted Red Pepper, & Feta Biscuits
Perfect meal for the end of harvest season. Corn, squash and late zucchinis marry together with a rich maple and balsamic dressing. Vegetarian.
Boiled chicken sausage, enhanced with prosciutto, Mortadella and dry-cured pork tenderloin.
Sauce vierge, a traditional uncooked French sauce, combines tomato, basil, garlic, shallots, capers and Dijon mustard to liven up steaks, fish and more.
Fresh, fragrant purple basil is muddled then shaken with white rum, lemon and honey. Garnish with a single, "fallen" basil leaf.
Herbal Soup with Oregano and Holy Basil
Quick, Delicious and Fresh way to use your Basil! Fresh Basil and Asiago Pesto!
Black Bean and Walnut Salad, short on ingredients, but huge on flavor!
Swordfish & Vegetable Skewers with Raw Zucchini Salad
Baked Anchovies: a Calabrian Old-fashioned Recipe
Smoked Salmon Sandwich with Avocado, Mango, and Basil
Green Tomato Tartines. Simple, elegant, and delicious!
A deliciously, satisfying bowl of spaghettini with bacon, basil and tomatoes
Delicious Ricotta Gnocchi with Tomato Pesto, a Tessa Kiros recipe from her book, Apples for Jam.
It's the season for sopping up warm, hearty soups with chunks of good crusty bread! This Sausage & Kale soup will keep you full and warm this winter.
Tomato, Wheat, Sprouted Quinoa Flat Bread. Vegan
Baked Basil Fries
Angel Hair Pasta with Mushroom, Basil and Fried Egg: my sunshine lunch.
Getting hot pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month with this Rose Syrup and Basil Seed Jelly
Shrimp Pasta with Oven-Dried Tomatoes and Mascarpone
Baked Eggs with Goat Cheese, Pecans and Basil-Mint Pesto
Caprese Salad (Insalata Caprese): Light, fresh, tasty Mediterranean...
Tomato Mozzarela Tart
This Tomato Basil Soup just might be better than Nordies!! *gasp!*
Asian Risotto - Sushi Rice with Rosé & Sautéed Shrimp. Flavored with Thai Basil, Shiso, and Yuzu. Chiffonade of Shiso Garnish