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Chef Donna

Summer means fresh fruits and vegetables and this morning Chef Donna is showing us how to grill nectarines and peaches  and create a pistachio herb pesto.

Recipe: Grilled Nectarines (or Peaches) with Mozzarella and Pistachio-Herb Pesto

Serves 4



4 nectarines (or peaches) halved, pitted and sliced into large pieces, at room temperature

¾ cup high quality, fruity olive oil, plus 3 tablespoons

½ cup shelled pistachios

1 tablespoon almonds

2 tablespoons fennel fronds (optional)

¼ teaspoon garlic seasoning (I use and recommend Vik’s Garlic Fix*)

8 large mint leaves

6 large basil leaves

2 tablespoons chopped chives

Sea salt to season