Green Beans with Almond Pesto

Green Beans with Almond Pesto

Sometimes I find a recipe and think OMG, I have to make that right now. This green bean recipe from Smitten Kitchen was one such recipe, simple and made from basic ingredients I love. The first time I made these green beans I relished the pesto to bean ratio. The...
Cilantro Pistachio Shrimp Pesto

Cilantro Pistachio Shrimp Pesto

Who doesn’t love pesto? I’m a big fan, but I love this new pesto recipe that I discovered at Ambitious Kitchen (https://bit.ly/2F56fNL) because the cilantro-lime twist is such a perfect combination with the shrimp. This was so good, I made it twice in one...

Pesto alla Trapanese Recipe

I am still dreaming about the lovely Sicilian food we ate this summer. Pesto Trapanese is the almond and tomato based pesto sauce served in Trapani, a city on the West coast of Sicily. There is a special shape of pasta they serve there too, but I didn’t bring...