19 Basil Recipes


Looking for basil? Here is our collection of 19 delicious meal ideas, including: Fresh Basil Hummus. Thai Salmon Cakes with Basil Lime Mayonnaise. Summer Peach and Basil Sangria.


Fresh Basil Hummus

Fresh Basil Hummus is a vibrant makover of a delicious but sometimes ho-hum appetizer… Hummus is so fantastic that sometimes it feels like a sacrilege to mess with it.  And I already have so many great variations on the blog.  But this was su...


Thai Salmon Cakes with Basil Lime Mayonnaise

Two of summer's best! Healthful wild salmon and fresh basil pair beautifully in Thai Salmon Cakes with Basil Lime Mayonnaise.


Summer Peach and Basil Sangria

Summer Peach and Basil Sangria is the ultimate in summer refreshment, and this is THE drink you’ll want to have chilling in the backyard all season long… *This post is sponsored by Classic Hostess.  Thank you for supporting the brands I ...


Chicken Pinot Noir with Wild Mushrooms and Fresh Basil

Chicken Pinot Noir with Wild Mushrooms and Fresh Basil is a dish with European flair that's perfect for transitioning from summer to fall.


Tomato Basil Spaghetti Squash

This Tomato Basil Spaghetti Squash recipe is super healthy, easy, and delicious. A great side dish to complement any main course!


Tomato Ricotta Tart with Basil Pesto

This savory Tomato Ricotta Tart with Basil Pesto is a delicious way to enjoy more of those tantalizing summer tomatoes before they're gone!


Muffin Pan Stratas with Basil and Sun-Dried Tomatoes

Enjoy the taste of summer for breakfast or brunch with these Muffin Pan Stratas with Basil and Sun-Dried Tomatoes!


Basil Tomato Tofu Sandwich {Vegan}

This Vegan Basil Tomato Tofu Sandwich is a quick and easy summer snack idea and a delicious Meatless Monday no-cook meal idea. Ready in 15 minutes!


Tomato and Corn Pie with Fresh Basil

Tomato and Corn Pie with Fresh Basil is the ultimate Southern-inspired summertime quiche!


Zucchini Corn Cakes with Basil Buttermilk Sauce

Zucchini Corn Cakes with Basil Buttermilk Sauce are a great way to use up an abundance of zucchini and they're freezer-friendly!


Spinach and Basil Summer Rolls

Spinach and Basil Summer Rolls are a super refreshing, gluten free appetizer or light dinner.


Strawberry Basil Bruschetta with Almond Ricotta

Strawberry Basil Bruschetta with Almond Ricotta is an impressive vegan appetizer! This recipe requires just 6 healthy ingredients.


Spicy Basil Pesto

Spicy Basil Pesto ~ Serrano pepper takes the world's freshest sauce from simple to sassy in one fell swoop ~ this zesty pesto will wow everybody!


Matcha Basil Lemonade

10 minute Matcha Basil Lemonade is a refreshing summer drink sweetened with honey! This healthy beverage is paleo and full of antioxidants. 


Whipped Basil Ricotta with Crisp Spring Veggies

Whipped Basil Ricotta with Spring Crudité ~ this healthy raw vegetable appetizer with a fluffy herb ricotta dip is a perfect way to welcome the new season.  


Grilled Cheese with Bacon, Cherries & Basil

Hey, you guys.  In the mood for a grilled cheese? Silly question, amiright?  I am ALWAYS in the mood for a grilled cheese.  It's one of those meals I make when I don't have much


Strawberry Basil & Vanilla Bean Mascarpone Tart

Say it with me: STRAWBERRIES. Seriously, strawberries are one of my all-time favorite fruits.  Sweet, yet tart, with an amazing texture and insane beauty.  So beautiful that sometimes I don't even want to eat them


Strawberry Basil & Vanilla Bean Mascarpone Tart (Updated!)

It's the 4th of July, ya'll! Well, almost.  And this little strawberry tart definitely needs to make an appearance on your menu. But seriously.  How is it 4th of July already?  I had to stop


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