Posts Tagged ‘pesto’

Green Beans with Tomato Almond Pesto | I Spy Plum Pie

Recipe: Green Beans with Tomato Almond Pesto

I knew I was about to start getting asked what to cook for Christmas, so I got ahead of things! I started testing some options and this green beans with tomato almond pesto dish is an absolute winner. It’s vegan friendly, delicious and even the right colours!

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Recipe: Spinach & Cashew Dip

It’s dip time again! I originally made this delicious spinach & cashew dip to take on a picnic, although I’ve since made it a few more times to snack on at work or toss through some pasta as a pesto and every time it has been a real winner. It’s incredibly simple to whip up and is so cheap to make, so you’ve really got no excuse not to give it a try!

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Balcony Gardening & Basil and Mint Pesto

One of the things that attracted me to my little apartment when I was house hunting was the balcony. It’s a pretty decent size, north facing and covered so it is protected from the elements. It’s a lovely place to sit and read the paper on the weekend, or have a glass of wine after work, but I also hoped it would have great potential for growing some herbs and vegetables.

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