Gourmet Pesto Pasta Prep



Gourmet Pesto Pasta Prep

Picture yourself in a rustic Italian kitchen, the aroma of fresh basil wafting through the air, as you embark on a culinary journey with our exquisite Gourmet Pesto Pasta Prep. This delightful recipe is a symphony of flavors that will transport you to the rolling hills of Tuscany with every bite.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups fresh basil leaves, packed
  • 1/2 cup pine nuts
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 12 oz. linguine pasta

Instructions

  1. Start by boiling the linguine pasta until al dente. Drain and set aside.
  2. In a food processor, combine basil, pine nuts, garlic, and Parmesan cheese. Pulse until finely chopped.
  3. With the processor running, slowly pour in the olive oil until the mixture forms a smooth pesto sauce.
  4. Toss the cooked pasta in the pesto sauce until well coated. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  5. Serve the Gourmet Pesto Pasta in a dish, garnished with extra Parmesan cheese and fresh basil leaves.

Prep Time: 15 minutes | Cook Time: 10 minutes

Serves 4

Indulge in the richness of our Gourmet Pesto Pasta Prep, where the vibrant flavors of fresh basil and Parmesan come together to create a truly sensational Italian dining experience.

Nutritional information: Calories per serving – 450kcal, Fat – 28g, Carbohydrates – 40g, Protein – 12g

Conclude your culinary adventure by savoring each bite of this pasta masterpiece, and share the joy of authentic Italian flavors with your loved ones. Elevate your dining experience with Gourmet Pesto Pasta Prep, a dish that turns every meal into a celebration of taste and tradition.