If you’ve ever wanted to make homemade pesto, here is a perfect recipe to try out. Making pesto is really all about the ratio of ingredients and this post will teach you the perfect ratio for homemade pesto, including this Basil Walnut Pesto Recipe.
- 1 cup spinach
- 1 cup basil
- 1/4 cup walnuts
- 1/2 cup olive oil
- 1/2 fresh shredded parmesan cheese
- A pinch of salt
- Add all of your ingredients except the oil to the food processor.
- Run the food processor for a few seconds until ingredients are chopped. Then slowly pour the olive oil into the food processor while running it.
- Taste your pesto to make sure that the flavors are balanced. Add more salt or a splash of lemon juice if needed.