Garlic Scape Pesto

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READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by COOKGIRl

I was surprised to find several garlic scape pesto recipes posted on this site. Here's another version for you. Quality ingredients [especiallly] good quality freshly grated cheese is crucial for best flavor in this recipe. Walnuts, almonds, or hazelnuts can replace those expensive pine nuts.

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  1. Place the garlic scapes, Parmesan cheese, Asiago cheese, lemon juice, and pine nuts in the bowl of a food processor.
  2. Drizzle the olive oil over the mixture.
  3. Blend until the pesto is a brilliant green color and smooth in texture.
  4. Season with salt and pepper.
  5. Serving suggestion: I tossed the pesto with fresh pasta and garnished the pasta with minced fresh parsley and a few Recipe #452748.

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