Pump up a plain burger with pesto mayonnaise and market fresh ingredients. Recipe: Napa Valley Basil Burger
Incredibly quick and easy to put together, this pasta brings out the creamy best in brie and juicy tomatoes. Recipe: Pasta with Tomatoes, Brie and Basil
Basil is tomato's best friend, and this quick and easy soup is proof the pair live in perfect harmony. Recipe: Tomato Basil Soup
Aromatic, pungent basil shines like a star in some of our favorite dishes.
Basil-infused pork tenderloin snuggles on the plate with a serving with a helping of corn risotto. Recipe: Pork Tenderloin with Fresh Corn Risotto
Lean and healthy trout meets its match in rich tomato basil cream sauce. Recipe: Pan-Fried Trout with Basil Tomato Sauce
A fragrant mixture of basil and pistachio nuts that is fantastic with linguini or slathered over chicken for baking or grilling. Recipe: Pistachio-Basil Pesto
Rotisserie chicken tossed with crunchy garden veggies and a half-cup of basil is a foolproof summer dish. Recipe: Roasted Chicken Salad with Basil
Delicate shrimp tossed in orzo and our Pistachio-Basil Pesto is guaranteed to be a crowd-pleaser. Recipe: Shrimp, Orzo Pistachio Pesto Salad
These cheesy basil bites make ahead and easily freeze for down-the-road baking. Recipe: Savory Basil Slice-and-Bakes
Mark Boughton/styling: Teresa Blackburn
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