Pesto Sauce

  • Preparation Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook time: No cooking!
  • Yield: ---


  • 1/2 cup oil-packed sun-dried Tomatoes
  • 3 cups fresh Basil
  • 3 Garlic Cloves
  • 1/2 cup Romano Cheese, freshly grated
  • 1/2 cup Pine Nuts
  • 1/2 cup Olive Oil
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 1/4 tsp Pepper, freshly ground


Drain and chop the sun-dried tomatoes. In a food processor process the sun dried tomatoes with the basil and garlic, pulsing the motor until the mix is chopped coarse. Add the Romano cheese, the pine nuts, and 1/4 cup of the oil and process for 10 seconds. With the motor running add the remaining oil, the salt, and the pepper. Scrape down the side of the processor bowl, and process the pesto sauce until it is well combined.