Classic basil pesto. Fresh, versatile, easy. Read my post for ideas on what to do with it to make your life in the kitchen easier and fun.
Kamut pasta with purple basil walnut pesto and herbed sausage
Grilled Corn with Basil and Gorgonzola Cheese - true deliciousness.
Basil homemade pasta with mix mushrooms and parmeggiano
Basil Ice Cubes, great way to store your fresh herbs for later use.
Corn and Farro Salad with Basil - perfect for summer!
Tomato Cheese Tarts with Basil
A salt-kissed almond cake full of juicy raspberry and lightened up by greek yogurt and fresh basil --a real summer treat, gluten and grain free!
These Blueberry, Basil, and Goat Cheese Hand Pies from a blogger in Tennessee caught our eye.
A summer salad with tomatoes, zucchini, and mozzarella.
A melon salad with a mozarella di buffala, colorful and fresh!
Blueberry Basil Martini Pops - a cool summer treat and a 3 cookbook giveaway!
Summer Farro Salad
A famers’ market summer special – roasted tomato pasta, which soothes, inspires, and makes believers of us all.
Roald Dahl's James and the giant peach.
Basil & Sun-Dried Tomato Crackers - They're easier to make than you think!
4-ingredient pizza sliders. Beef, tomato sauce, mozz, basil, bun, done.
Mediterranean Stuffed Chicken - feta cheese, roasted red peppers, fresh chopped basil and parsley. Super simple and delicious!
Got 15 minutes? Make this pasta salad. Makes use of canned artichoke hearts, olives, sundried tomatoes, and the basil you have in the garden
Freshly picked Basil, Rosemary, & Oregano combine with gorgeous Michigan Cherry Tomatoes, Red Wine, Earthy Mushrooms, Sweet Onion, & Garlic to create the Most Amazingly Delicous Tomato Sauce.
Braided Pesto Bread
Fresh Basil Aioli
Summertime Frittata with Artichoke, Tomato & Basil...Fresh & so easy!
Light and fresh tomato basil pasta made with whole wheat noodles and sprinkled with plenty of parmesan cheese
Caprese Skewers - an easy summer appetizer
Summer Garden Pasta: a super simple dish for hot summer days
Spicy Basil Beef Salad Recipe
Season skinless chicken cutlets with lemon and sage, top with fresh basil, then wrap with prosciutto and grill. Ready in 25 minutes.
Sweet Chilli & Basil Chicken Stir Fry - a Thai inspired dish that is easy and flavourful.
Goat Cheese & Honey Stuffed Plums. Irresistible little snacks.
White Pesto Pizza with Tomatoes and Basil
Arugula, herb, and pistachio salad with orange blossom dressing, inspired by a recipe in Yotam Ottolenghi's Plenty
Tomato, strawberry and basil salad
A bubbly little cocktail made with strawberries and basil -- herbal, effervescent and pink!