Basil recipes (176)

Basil complements so many dishes, and can also take a starring role on your plate. Find loads of basil recipes for everything from a classic pesto to basil chicken, tomato and basil soup and more.

Top basil recipes

27 reviews

This is the ultimate comfort food on a rainy night - and quick to prepare. Add the crushed chillies if you want a bit of spice.

Recipe by: Wendy Mercadante

20 reviews

This is a luxurious weeknight supper that is both quick to make and delicious. Serve over rice, pasta, or a bed of green veg.


2 reviews

This is such a flavourful, nutty, fresh tasting pasta salad. I always serve it at my parties. I think it's the combination of fresh spinach, the crispy bacon and the pine nuts that make it so good.

Recipe by: _jennifer

7 reviews

A fresh, satisfying chicken salad that makes a great filler for crusty baguettes.

Recipe by: Janet Schaufele

22 reviews

Simple to prepare, delicious tomato basil soup. Great for an easy lunch served with bread or cheese on toast!

Recipe by: Alok


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