Recipes using Fresh basil


Fresh Corn Salad

The farmer’s market is one of my favorite places during the summer. The brightly colored fruits and vegetables seem to be calling my name as I walk past each booth. And, who can resist a juicy peach, freshly picked sweet corn or a first-of-the-season cantaloupe or watermelon? This month, Finest Cooking is featuring fresh fruits […]

Oven Roasted Vegetables

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Edamame, Tomato and Feta Salad

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Pizza Pasta Salad

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Cold Summer Spaghetti

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Tomato Fresh Mozzarella Salad

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Layered Summer Salad

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Quick And Tasty Bean Soup

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