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  • 2 C. fresh basil leaves, washed, firmly packed
  • 2-4 clove garlic, peeled and crushed
  • 1/2 C. olive oil
  • 3 Tbs. pine nuts
  • 1 C. fresh grated pramesan cheese


Level of difficulty Average
Preparation time 5mins
Cooking time 5mins
Cost Average budget


Step 1

Put basil and garlic in blender or food processor. Pour in oil and process until smooth.

Step 2

add pine nuts and process for a few seconds.

Step 3

Stir in pramesan cheese.


Pesto can be frozen.

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  • Pizza Dough (homemade or store bought)
  • Shredded cheese
  • Pizza sauce
  • Cured ham, shredded
  • 4 eggs
  • Cherry tomatoes
  • Fresh basil


  1. Roll out the dough
  2. Use a small bowl to cut the dough into rounds
  3. Add shredded cheese
  4. Place in oven on an oven tray afr 10 min at 355°F
  5. Put each dough round into a ramekin
  6. Add 1 tbsp pizza sauce, a handful of shredded cured ham 
  7. Break an egg into each pizza
  8. Top with sliced cherry tomatoes and a basil leaf
  9. Place in oven for another 15 mins at 355°F
  10. Garnish with parsley and a pinch of pepper
  11. Serve and enjoy!

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