Recipe: Almonds and tomatoes pesto

Sauces, dressings and dips with herbs
July 25, 2013


HarvestsI'm harvesting many aromatic herbs and tomatoes this month, but also cucumbers, chilies and peppers.
I'm drying herbs for my new Mediterranean aromatic mixture, and also for the delicious 10 herbs tea.


TomatoesI used some red tomatoes for a new recipe of pesto: plum tomatoes and Muchamiel tardio tomatoes.


BasilI have also a lot of lettuce leaf basil: I'm preparing large batches of pesto, I have already stored basil for winter, and I try new recipes like this one.


We used almost all of this pesto to season spaghetti, and then spread the rest on cheese sandwiches.

Almonds and tomatoes pesto

Almonds and tomatoes pesto


Ingredients
30g almonds
300g tomatoes
50g basil
olive oil

Directions
Cover the almonds with boiling water for five minutes, then peel them.
Wash and cleanse the basil, then mince with almonds and tomatoes.
Place in a bowl and cover with a little olive oil.

Pesto ideasPesto ideas: recipes with classic pesto alla genovese, tips and ideas for pesto with other aromatic herbs.


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Comments

Author: grafath
26/07/2013

Ricetta stuzzicante! Sarà sottinteso che i pomodori pelati vadano anche tritati. A pranzo ne saprò di più...


Author: Graziana
26/07/2013

Sì, ho corretto la ricetta, grazie


Author: The Novice Gardener (URL)
30/07/2013

I m glad I saw this recipe! I happen to have all the ingredients, so I ll be trying it. Never used almonds or tomatoes in my pesto before.


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