Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 10 mins

A Cal-Organic Farms Recipes. This is a simple pesto that is made special by the arugula. Stuff into tomatoes and broil for a real treat (minus the pasta, of course).

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine walnuts, garlic, arugula and basil in a blender. Whirl them just until they are coarsely chopped.
  2. While machine is running, add olive oil in a thin stream. Transfer pesto to a bowl. Stir in Parmesan cheese, salt and cayenne.
  3. Bring salted waater to a boil in a large pot. Add pasta and cook until just tender, drain and return to empty pot.
  4. Toss with pesto, adding a tablespoon or two of water if necessary. transfer to serving bowl, garnish with Parmesan cheese.