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Basil—Pine Nut Dressing

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  Tightly packed basil 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Pine nuts 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Minced garlic 1 Tablespoon
  Olive oil 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Freshly grated parmesan cheese 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Red wine vinegar 2 Tablespoon
  Mayonnaise 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Freshly ground black pepper 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Coarse salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon

Combine basil, pine nuts, and garlic in a food processor or electric blender and process until pureed.
Transfer puree to a small mixing bowl, stir in the oil, Parmesan, vinegar, mayonnaise, pepper, and salt and blend well.
Serve with Veal Tongue Salad.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1496 Calories from Fat 1333

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 153 g234.6%

Saturated Fat 20.1 g100.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 66.7 mg22.2%

Sodium 1153.4 mg48.1%

Total Carbohydrates 17 g5.7%

Dietary Fiber 3.7 g14.7%

Sugars 2.9 g

Protein 23 g45.7%

Vitamin A 16% Vitamin C 13.4%

Calcium 41.8% Iron 32.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Basil—Pine Nut Dressing Recipe