Recipes

Recipes tagged with "basil".

Vegetable quiche with pesto

This classic vegetable quiche combines fresh and colourful vegetables, a creamy filling and a delicious pesto sauce that makes for a splendid supper to enjoy outside on a warm summer evening, or as a cheerful wintertime treat.

Genoese green pesto

This classic Italian sauce is perfect served simply alongside pasta or potatoes and grated parmesan.

Pasta Alla Norma

Pasta Alla Norma is a classic Sicilian recipe blending the flavours of aubergines, tomatoes, basil and ricotta.

Minestrone della Nonna

This Minestrone della Nonna recipe was written by Sara Danesin - UK MasterChef Finalist 2011 - for Garofalo pasta, and we are most grateful to have her send it to Kitchen Geekery too.

Linguine ai gamberi

Linguine with prawns and spinach is a delicious, simple dish, which is perfect for a summer meal.

Chicken cacciatore

This is a simple recipe for a classic chicken cacciatore. In cuisine, "alla cacciatora" refers to a meal prepared "hunter-style" with tomatoes, onions, herbs, often bell pepper, and sometimes wine.