PK Made Pesto (pics)

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  1. keywordpk

    keywordpk Perpetual Geek Gold

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    We have a monster basil plant that we have nurtured for months. I decided to make pesto today.

    Just wanted to share the pictures.


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    keywordpk Perpetual Geek Gold

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    Here's the plant. Nice one, huh?


    :)

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  3. keywordpk

    keywordpk Perpetual Geek Gold

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    I'm making chicken parm for dinner and I'm prepping now - so feel free to talk amongst yourselves during my absences.

    :D
     
  4. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    my grandmother tried pesto for the first time. can you believe that? 92 years old and she never tried pesto?

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    ***** thread
     
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    I loooooooooooooooove pesto. :buffet:
     
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    Let's see those lily white cans instead, c'mon. :munch:
     
  8. keywordpk

    keywordpk Perpetual Geek Gold

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    Pine nuts are 7.99 - kind of expensive in my opinion. I need to figure out what else I can use them for.
    Any ideas?

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    keywordpk Perpetual Geek Gold

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    Here's what I used in my recipe:

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    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    looking good kwpk. :cheer:
     
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    Arent you the prick who got fired as a mod?
     
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    I'm hungry.
     
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    she was too cool for school
     
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    Eat
     
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    I just planted two basil plants today :cheer:
     
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    me to,but i'm having a beer for lunch,it's 107 and to hot to eat.

    whats pesto ?
     
  20. keywordpk

    keywordpk Perpetual Geek Gold

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    I sliced some bread and put some mozzarella on top with a bit of shaved Parmesan and broiled it.

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