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Pesto Avocado Portoburger

Categories: Lung Yin Vacuity

Pesto Avocado Portoburger makes 2 sandwiches 2 portobello mushrooms 1 ripe avocado handful of crisp greens, such as lettuce or watercress
 1 tablespoon basil pesto
 1-2 tablespoons olive oil
 salt and freshly ground pepper 2 Kaiser rolls, halved Fresh Basil Pesto Recipe Makes 1 cup INGREDIENTS 2 cups fresh basil leaves, packed 1/2 cup freshly grated Parmesan-Reggiano or Romano cheese 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil 1/3 cup pine nuts 3 medium sized garlic cloves, minced Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste Special equipment needed: A food processor […]

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PESTOS NOT JUST FOR PASTA – HOW TO GET SOME GREENS INTO YOUR DIET – RECIPE

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Recipes for Health Pestos: Not Just for Pasta By MARTHA ROSE SHULMAN August 31, 2009 Pesto once meant one thing to me: pesto Genovese, the famous and fabulous basil paste from the Italian Riviera. It was such a revelation the first time I tasted it. When cooks in this country caught on, pesto Genovese became so ubiquitous that now it’s hard to find a sandwich that hasn’t been slathered with it. Pesto Genovese is made by grinding pine nuts, garlic and basil to a paste, which is then enriched with […]

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