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“OK, the name's silly, but this version of pesto is really good! The recipe makes enough to generously sauce 1 lb of your favourite pasta. Developed for RSC #6. (edited to add that this recipe eventually won Ready, Set, Cook! #6. I am so proud of this creation and all the favourable reviews it has received - thanks to all who have tried it.)”
READY IN:
10mins
SERVES:
4
YIELD:
1 lb of pasta
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Mince and mash the garlic to a paste with salt and peppercorns.
  2. In a processor or blender, puree spinach with basil, oil, wine, cashews, Parmesan, lemon zest and garlic paste.
  3. The pesto keeps, covered with a thin film of olive oil and chilled, up to 2 weeks.
  4. This makes enough for 1 lb of pasta.

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