Rustic Lemon Basil Sauce

…One Bowl and One Step!


This Rustic Lemon Basil Sauce is a one bowl and one step recipe. It’s easy and delicious on just about anything you want to whip up. You can dip bread in it or pour it on top of colorful pasta for a fun spring meal. Unlike many basil based recipes, no mixer required for this recipe. Simply chop up your basil and whisk!

Basil Sauce

Rustic Lemon Basil Sauce


¼ cup extra virgin olive oil

¼ cup chopped fresh basil

1 tablespoon grated lemon zest

Salt and pepper to taste


  1. In a small bowl, whisk together the extra virgin olive oil, basil, lemon zest, salt and pepper.

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