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Pea, pesto & sausage lasagne

Pesto recipes

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Pep up your dinner with a dose of punchy pesto. This green sauce can be easily adapted too.

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  • Pea, pesto & sausage lasagne

    Pea, pesto & sausage lasagne

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.41 ratings

    Switch up your classic family lasagne with pesto, broccoli, mascarpone and chunks of sausage in a dish that's rich in calcium, folate, fibre and vitamin C

  • Pick & mix pesto pasta salad bar arranged in bowls

    Pick & mix pesto pasta salad bar

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Put out all the ingredients for classic pasta salad with pesto dressing and let the kids pick whatever they like to stir in – it's great for fussy eaters

  • The ingredients for the build your own pesto pasta salad

    Build your own pesto pasta salad

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Rustle up this easy pesto pasta salad for the family. Customise it by adding your kid's favourite veg

  • Easy pesto in a bowl

    Easy pesto

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Blend together pine nuts or cashews, basil, parmesan, garlic and olive oil to make your own pesto. It's perfect for pizzas, pasta and sandwiches

  • Pepper, pesto & sweetcorn calzones

    Pepper, pesto & sweetcorn calzones

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.9 ratings

    A shop-bought bread mix is the trick to making a no-fuss crust for these veggie parcels - add leftover chicken or pork for a meatier meal

  • Roasted carrots with basil pesto on a plate

    Roasted carrots with basil pesto

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Cut these carrots lengthways to add interest and different textures to your plate. Adding pesto is an easy way to elevate the flavour of this root veg

  • Creamy pesto & kale pasta served in a bowl

    Creamy pesto & kale pasta

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.51 ratings

    Enjoy our creamy pesto and kale pasta as a tasty and nutritious supper. Make it with just a handful of ingredients and storecupboard staples

  • Anytime pesto & prawn pasta salad

    Anytime pesto & prawn pasta salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.14 ratings

    Lemon zest and crème fraîche make this seafood pasta dish with king prawns and green beans rich and zingy - enjoy it hot or cold

  • Jar of wild garlic pesto

    Wild garlic pesto

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.30 ratings

    Transform your foraging finds into a tangy sauce by combining wild garlic leaves with parmesan, garlic, lemon and pine nuts. Or, use fresh young nettles

  • Cheese & pesto whirls

    Cheese & pesto whirls

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.59 ratings

    These herby tear-and-share bread rolls have mozzarella and sun-dried tomatoes baked into them - perfect for a picnic or for dipping into soup

  • Potato & pesto pizza

    Potato & pesto pizza

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    A shop-bought ciabatta bread mix makes the perfect cheat's pizza dough for this speedy supper for two

  • Crushed broad bean pesto

    Crushed broad bean pesto

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.5 ratings

    This green sauce is delicious stirred through pasta, spread on toast with crumbly cheese, or as a dip

  • Chicken pesto wrap

    Chicken pesto wrap

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.5 ratings

    Swap soggy sandwiches for tortilla wraps filled with chicken, cheese and veggies in this tasty packed lunch recipe that kids will love

  • Roast pepper pesto with pasta

    Roast pepper pesto with pasta

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.8 ratings

    Use leftovers from our Roast pepper & chorizo salad to make this easy pasta dish - see the recipe, below right

  • Tomatoes stuffed with pesto rice

    Tomatoes stuffed with pesto rice

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.6 ratings

    Stuffed with spinach, pesto rice and melting mozzarella, these tomatoes make a speedy veggie supper

  • Walnut & red pepper pesto pasta

    Walnut & red pepper pesto pasta

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.29 ratings

    Homemade pesto knocks spots off shop-bought jars. This earthy blend is a new take on the versatile Italian sauce

  • Thai pesto prawn noodles

    Thai pesto prawn noodles

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.15 ratings

    Whizz up a pesto with a difference by blending basil, coriander, peanuts, chilli and lime, then serve on egg noodles with flash-fried prawns

  • Chicken, squash & pesto lasagne

    Chicken, squash & pesto lasagne

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.108 ratings

    This alternative pasta bake is great for making in batches- assemble the layers of mascapone, chicken, basil and butternut then freeze or bake

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