Basil is one of those herbs that pops up in the summer and makes everything better. Who doesn't love basil paired with tomatoes? Add mozzarella and you're in heaven! While that classic combo is extremely popular, basil is incredibly versatile and lends itself to many creative uses. The basil recipes below will show you how to make the most of one of summer's favorite herbs.
Use this sauce to top bruschetta, toss with spaghetti or as a dip. It goes great with everything.
This exquisite basil recipe comes to us from Italian chefs Tommaso Arrigoni and Eros Picco. It's a stunning appetizer that will get you oohs and awes at the dinner table.
A refreshing summer dish, this pasta dish gets kicked up another level with luscious basil cream. Make extra sauce and use it as a salad dressing.