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Tuesday, April 02, 2013

A-Z Challenge B is for Basil

B is for Basil

Without basil
No pesto nor piquant pasta
Dull dining
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To see the list of participants
and look at their A-Z blogs go here:
http://www.a-to-zchallenge.com/p/2012-to-z-challenge-sign-up-list.html
It's amazing how many bloggers there are!


17 comments:

  1. You are spot on about this. Pasta is my favorite food group.

    Have a terrific day. ☺

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  2. A world without basil would be a cold dark place. Ok maybe not but it would certainly be less tasty!!

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  3. One of my favorite spices!

    Happy Tuesday. ☺

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  4. ...er herbs. Oops. ;)

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  5. Mmmm! Pesto on pasta. Tomato/pesto quiche. Now I'm hungry.

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  6. I can't live without basil! I buy it year round! Pesto... yum! Now I think I have to make some! :)

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  7. Pesto is something I keep saying I'm going to make, but haven't yet. I love it, so...once of these days.

    A-Z Challenge blog 2

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  8. I must be one of the few people who don't like basil.

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  9. Thanks everbody for commenting even if you don't like basil!
    Here's my link to the favorite pesto recipe in our family:

    http://katheworsley.blogspot.com/2010/08/p-is-for-pears-and-pesto.html

    Cheers and have a great day!

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  10. Congratulations! I have just nominated you for the Liebster Award! Please see my current post for the Rules and the eleven questions I want to ask you.

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  11. Anonymous2:41 PM

    I absolutely love the smell of basil! It probably takes the cake as my favorite herb. ;)

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  12. Big fan of basil. We bought a plant once to grow our own. After two months, it just died...

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  13. I love basil! Thanks for the recipe. I love your recipes!!!

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  14. Oh, I love my good measure of basil in my pasta. This is a keeper. :) Thanks. Hope to return for more.
    Silvia @ Silvia Writes

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  15. One of my favourite herbs - but the best is Thai Holy Basil. Really fantastic flavour.

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  16. Thanks to all who leave such nice comments- unfortunately I am not able to reciprocate and visit all your blogs as some folks have them set up for privacy reasons. So just know that I appreciate all who visit and comment.

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