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Basil Vinaigrette

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Basil Vinaigrette

Basil Vinaigrette
Tina Rupp
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total prep
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  • 1 small garlic clove
  • 1 cup(s) packed basil leaves, coarsely chopped
  • 1/4 cup(s) extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 1/2 tablespoon(s) Champagne vinegar
  • pinch(s) of crushed red pepper
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper


  • 1. In a food processor, pulse the garlic until chopped. Add the basil and pulse until finely chopped. Add the oil, vinegar and crushed red pepper and process until smooth. Season with salt and pepper.