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Title: Pasta with Alfredo-Peso Sauce - Bon Appetit
Categories: Italian Cheese
Yield: 4 Servings

1cFresh basil leaves
1/3cPine nuts or walnuts
2 Garlic cloves
1/3cOlive oil
1cGrated Parmesan Cheese
1cWhipping cream
1lbCapellini or spaghetti, freshly cooked

Finely chop basil, pine nuts and garlic in processor. With machine running, gradually add olive oil through feed tube and process until smooth. Mix in 1/2 cup parmesan. Transfer pest to small jar. (Can be prepared 4 days ahead. Pour enough olive oil over sauce to cover. Cover and refrigerate.)

Bring cream to boil in heavy medium saucepan. Whisk in pesto. Season sauce to taste with salt and pepper. Combine pasta, sauce and remaining 1/2 cup parmesan in large bowl. Toss to coat pasta evenly and serve.

SOURCE: Bon Appetit, June '92