Pesto 101

Pesto, perfected.

Made according to Italian tradition, the bright flavors of fresh basil and sun-ripened dried tomatoes are highlighted by extra-virgin olive oil, savory Parmesan cheese, rich pine nuts, and garlic. Pair with your favorite pasta, grilled meats, fish, roasted vegetables and more.

Basil Pesto: Made according to the traditional Italian recipe for Pesto alla Genovese, Mezzetta’s Basil Pesto highlights the bright flavor of fresh basil with extra-virgin olive oil, savory Parmesan cheese, rich pine nuts and garlic.

Tomato Pesto: Made according to Italian tradition, Mezzetta’s Tomato Pesto highlights the rich flavor of sun-ripened dried tomatoes with extra-virgin olive oil, savory Parmesan cheese, pine nuts, fresh basil and garlic.