March 12, 2009

We all know that basil is the traditional main ingredient of pesto, but the peppery arugula is a flavorful substitute.  You can also top it to pizzas, toss it with pasta or stir it with mayo for a more flavorful dip.


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3 responses to “Cooking Tip #2”

  1. Tiaras says:

    ps – how does your mom get a peking duck through customs>>>

  2. Mira says:

    I make pesto a lot, I also use spinach instead of basil. I haven’t tried arugula though. Tks for the info.

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  3. JT Locke says:

    You’ve been given the Life is Grand Award!!! Stop by my blog to pick it up!!!

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