Basil Rose Pesto Recipe

This pesto is delicious on pasta dishes, or spread on bread with fresh tomato slices, cucumber, and lettuce for an excellent sandwich.



From "How to Eat a Rose"
Spring 2016

  • Jim Long develops his own herbal formulas and recipes using the herbs he grows himself. Visitors enjoy purchasing his products on site.
    Photo courtesy www.RareSeeds.com

This is delicious on pasta dishes, or spread on bread with fresh tomato slices, cucumber, and lettuce for an excellent sandwich. The recipe is from How to Eat a Rose by Jim Long, gardener and owner of Long Creek Herbs.

For more about Jim and his work, see: Long Creek Herbs: A Noteworthy Missouri Herb Farm.


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