This Italian pasta con melanzane, tastes like summer. Al dente pasta served with fried eggplant, fresh tomatoes, garlic and basil is a beautiful addition to your recipe collection.
Warm up with this rich, Creamy Tomato Basil Soup from Jennifer Locklin of JenniferCooks.com. Dunk your favorite warm bread or grilled cheese into this velvety comforting soup.
Vegan Spinach Pesto is super easy to make in minutes with just a handful of ingredients. It uses spinach instead of basil, is oil free, dairy-free, and gluten free. Enjoy it on pasta, pizza, sandwiches, or as a dip for raw veggies or crackers.
A Caprese salad with even more...add avocado, pine nuts and some bowtie pasta...a perfect side dish.
Believe it or not; a drink that is NOT a cocktail...and good thing. This Strawberry Watermelon Smoothie with Basil goes down so easy; it's my favorite summer smoothie!
For a special side, try these Caprese Stuffed Baked Potatoes with Basil, Sun-dried Tomatoes and Fresh Basil; they make anything less look boring!
The simplicity of this One Pot Tomato Basil Pasta is over the top but luckily so is the flavor. I love it best with summer tomatoes are their best; it's so delicious!
While I love homemade Basil Pesto, this Pasta with Sun-Dried Tomato and Roasted Almond Pesto was fantastic with pantry ingredients I had on hand.
Fresh pesto is like gold; combine fresh basil with olive oil, pine nuts and seasonings for the perfect Italian version that is fantastic on pasta and veggies.
Love making pizza but it takes too long? Try this 15-Minute Beer Pizza Dough...it's both quick and delicious! This version has tomato, basil and cheese!
A creamy and delicious pasta served with a ricotta cheese sauce flavored with fresh basil and lemon.
Strawberries and Basil are legendary together. Add tequila and this Strawberry Basil Margarita Cocktail is an excellent version of a fantastic cocktail!
A delicious substitution when I tried using peas instead of basil; now one of my favorite pestos!
Mix up something new from something old fashioned. This Old Fashioned cocktail includes Basil Simple Syrup and it's delicious!
Sherbet is a wonderful summer treat; it's lighter than ice cream and this Strawberry, Lemon, and Basil Sherbet is fantastic with this fruit and herb combination.
A delightful stack of flavors including goat cheese, sundried tomatoe, basil and honey in a pretty appetizer that everyone will love.
This Lemon Basil Margarita is a great summer cocktail; the basil is subtle but perfect with the lemon and lime components.,
A great option to the standard basil and pine nut pesto, this Kale Pesto with Garlic and Walnuts is excellent.