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Pesto Pie

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Category: Eggs, Cheese

 Ingredients List

  • 2 c Packed Basil
  • 3 c Garlic
  • 1/2 c Parmesan Cheese
  • 5 tb Olive Oil
  • 1 c Toasted walnuts or pine nuts
  • 2 tb Butter
  • 1 tb Oil
  • 1 c Chopped Onion
  • 15 oz Ricotta Cheese
  • 4 Eggs
  • ds White Pepper
  • ds Salt
  • ds Nutmeg


Using first four ingredients make pesto in a blender until creamy. Then =
saute onion in oil and butter until soft. Then whisk ricotta cheese and
eggs with onion. Add spices and pour into prepared pie pan. Top with pesto
and swirl pesto into pie. Bake at 375ø for 30 minutes until firm and set.
NOTES : For crust cut 4 1/2 tablespoons chilled shortening and 1/4 cup
butter e until a ball is formed roll out, put into a 9" pie pan and bake
with foil more. You can use a pre-made pie crust just bake as directed
above. Also

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