Top Rated Basil Recipes

This easy grilled chicken recipe is a great way to use all of that basil in your garden.This recipe is courtesy of Perdue.
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4.5
Marinated Tomato Basil Salad
This salad is full of fresh flavor and can be eaten in so many ways — as a side dish or as a topping for chicken, beef or fish.Recipe courtesy of Seasonal Cravings
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4.5
This light and airy cheese dip is perfect for pretzels, bread, crackers and more. Recipe courtesy of Lora Wiley, Diary of a Mad Hausfrau 
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4.5
Watermelon Basil Kiss
Blend watermelon with, lemon juice, lime juice and a lot of sugar and add some basil leaves for a nice, summery aroma to an already summery drink.This recipe is courtesy of Kirsty Sinclair, Aloha Bars Maui.
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4.5
Tomato basil soup
It's hard to find the time to make fresh meals from scratch every day, especially if you have a family on the go. Instead, try out this easy soup and ravioli recipe. It's an ideal dish for a comforting, home-cooked meal that you can eat right away or throw in your freezer for a busy week.This recipe is courtesy of Karrie Truman, Happy Money Saver.
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4.5
Blueberry Basil Hand Pies
Baked into a delicate, buttery crust, these Blueberry Basil Hand Pies are bursting with the flavors of summer.Recipe courtesy of Living the Gourmet
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4.5
Spicy Basil Cocktail
According to 9 Restaurant mixologist Gennarose, this cocktail with a Sriracha kick can be enjoyed year-round: the spice makes it warming for winter, while the champagne adds a refreshing touch for summer. 
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4.25
Strawberry Basil Smoothie
What better way to celebrate strawberry season and smoothie season than with this delicious strawberry smoothie? A touch of basil and honey gives this smoothie a little extra freshness. Click here for more Greek yogurt recipes.
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4
Watermelon and basil salad
This bright, summer salad includes just a few ingredients but packs incredible flavor. The key is the balance of sweet, salty, and savory components — the sweet comes from the watermelon, the salty comes from the crumbled feta cheese, and the savory comes from the basil and citrus vinaigrette.  See all watermelon recipes. Click here to see Bountiful Basil Recipes.
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Lemon Basil Turkey Tenderloins
For thoe who love Thanksgiving, turkey is a welcomed dinner any day of the week. But who wants the hassle of having to cook an entire turkey? Turkey tenderloins are the perfect solution for your Thanksgiving cravings. Smother them in this savory lemon, basil marinade for a super flavorful dish.
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Green Garlic and Basil Pesto
As a perfect addition to pasta, vegetables and meat, pesto should be on your desert island must-haves list. Next time you're at your local farmer's market, pick up some garlic, basil and pine nuts for this quick homemade pesto recipe.This recipe is courtesy of Emily Paster, West of the Loop.
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2.4
Basil-Wrapped Tilapia
There's nothing that smells more like summer than a beautiful fish cooking in basil. With this recipe you get a light summer dish, but also something that's very quick and easy to make. The basil is what makes this dish stand-out: once it's baked it gains a crunchy texture that is hard to stop eating. See all recipes for basil. Click here to see Bountiful Basil Recipes.
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