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This pesto is yummy as a spread for crostini, as a sandwich spread, and as a wonderful pasta sauce.  Sun Dried Tomato Pesto

It is a great pizza sauce as well, something a bit different tasting.


Recipe By     : Sitara
Serving Size  : 30   Preparation Time :0:10
Categories    : Appetizers     Spreads
                Luncheon  Main Dishes
                Pasta        Sauces

  Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
--------       ------------       --------------------------------
   2               cups          oil packed sun dried tomatoes
   2               cup            pitted black olives
   5              cloves        garlic
   4              cups          packed fresh parsley
   1 1/2       cups          pine nuts
   1              cup           extra virgin olive oil

Put all ingredients into a food processor and pulse till it becomes a choppy paste. 
Store in refrigerator.

If you are using it for a pasta sauce, cook your spaghetti or other pasta and drain, but not too well, leave the pasta fairly wet.

Spoon the pesto in the hot pasta and toss till well coated.    Serve topped with plenty of Parmesan.