Re: [gardeners] Putting it by

jaime (
Sun, 28 Jun 1998 21:27:01 -0400

> On the pesto front, anyone got any ideas for a substitute for pine nuts.
> Bottled pine nuts in a 2 ounce bottle are $3.79 plus tax here and that's a
> bit pricey for pesto flavoring. Thinking of using dry roasted, unsalted
> peanuts. Anyone ever try that? Did some a while back and used pecans but
> the pecans made it taste sweet. Dip into your store of knowledge oh
> gardening gurus.
> George

George, if you have a discount warehouse store like Costco 
around, take a look there.  I get 1 pound bags of pine nuts for 
about the same price as a 2 ounce bottle at the regular grocery 

Z6/5, NW NJ