Recipe by dicentra
Gourmet Magazine. Dec 07. Serve with assorted vegetables (such as cauliflower and broccoli florets, carrot and celery sticks, bell pepper strips, and jicama sticks)
- 10 ounces soft fresh goat cheese, room temperature
- 2⁄3 cup sour cream
- 1⁄4 cup pesto sauce, plus
- 2 tablespoons purchased pesto sauce
- 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
- 1 1⁄2 teaspoons grated lemon peel
- 2 tablespoons toasted pine nuts
Directions See How It's Made
- Arrange vegetables on platter; cover and chill.
- Blend cheese, sour cream, 1/4 cup pesto, lemon juice, and lemon peel in processor until smooth.
- Season with salt and pepper.
- Transfer to serving bowl.
- DO AHEAD: Can be made 1 day ahead.
- Cover and refrigerate.
- Top dip with dollops of remaining 2 tablespoons pesto.
- Sprinkle dip with toasted pine nuts.
- Serve dip alongside platter of assorted vegetables.