Recipes using fresh basil leaves


Marinated Parmesan

Appetizers Around the holidays, my family loves to try out new appetizers. We have even been known to make a meal out of them on New Year’s Day. Regardless of when you eat them, it’s nice to have a few quick, go-to ideas when company is coming, or you just want to serve a snack […]

Grilled Pork Chops

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Heirloom Tomato, Kale & Orzo Salad

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Citrus Basil Grilled Chicken Salad

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Tomato Fresh Mozzarella Salad

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