Posts Tagged "walnuts"

Easy Basil Pesto

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3 cups loosely packed basil leaves                         ¾ cup olive oil ¼ cup toasted pine nuts or walnuts                                   3 garlic cloves 1 teaspoon salt                                                                  ½ cup Parmesan cheese 3 Tablespoons Romano cheese Put the basil, oil, garlic and salt in a blender or food processor and process until smooth. Add the nuts and cheeses and mix just to blend. Taste and adjust the seasoning. If you plan to...

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Arugula-Walnut Pesto

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12 oz. pasta                                                                           2 cups arugula 1 tablespoon lemon zest                                                      1 tablespoon minced garlic 1 cup toasted walnut pieces, divided                                   3 tablespoon olive oil ½ teaspoon kosher salt                                                     ¼ teaspoon...

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Teritar or Cucumber Pesto

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!/2 cup chopped walnuts                                               ¼ cup olive oil 1 garlic clove                                                             1 teaspoon vinegar 2 medium cucumbers, peeled                                    ½ teaspoon kosher salt Combine the walnuts and the garlic in a food processor fitted with the chopping blade; process to a paste. Cut the cucumbers into chunks and add to the walnut mixture, pulse until coarsely chopped....

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Zucchini Lemon Muffins

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2 cups flour                                                                ½ cup chopped walnuts ½ cup sugar                                                               ½ cup raisins or chocolate chips 1 tablespoon baking powder                                   2 eggs, beaten 1 teaspoon salt                                                      ½ cup oil Grated lemon peel of one...

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Easy Persimmon Drop Cookies

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1 cup persimmon pulp                             1 teaspoon vanilla 1 teaspoon baking soda                           2 cups flour ½ cup vegetable or olive oil                       ½ teaspoon each cloves, nutmeg & salt 1 cup sugar                                                    1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 cup raisins or chopped dates                1 cup chopped nuts Mix the ingredients together in the order given. The dough will be soft. Drop by teaspoons...

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