Pesto genovese - traditional Italian green basil sauce with raw ingredients on white wooden background. Basil leaves in mortar, Parmesan cheese, pine nuts, olive oil, garlic and salt.

Super Easy Homemade Basil Pesto

A quick Mediterranean-style recipe, inspired by a beautiful Summer’s evening, here at Drumanilra, over-looking Lough Key. We have a lovely bed of organic Basil growing in the polytunnels at the moment, alongside the tomato vines.  I love the smell of the leaves when just picked.  They are perfect, roughly torn, and sprinkled over a simple