The Simple Chef gives you an alternative to tomato-based sauces on your pasta. Background music is Slightly Green by Dolores Dagenais
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1) Chop the basil and keep in a mortar and pestle. Add little coarse salt, and grind them.
2) Add 2 tablespoons of olive oil and chopped garlic.
3) Add parmesan cheese and grind them all to make a paste.
4) Cook pasta, drain and mix with prepared pesto. Add chopped tomatoes, and mix them.
If you are bored of regular tomato based pasta sauce, here is the solution. Pesto sauce is the great alternative to the regular tomato based pasta sauce. Have some fresh basil leaves and grind them with garlic, salt and cheese..the sauce is ready. Check out the recipe video.