Sugar & Olives' Ramp and Pistachio Pesto Recipe

CTbites Team

Jenn Balin of Sugar & Olives will be the guest chef at the Westport Farmers' Market Thursday May 28th and she will be whipping up some of her incredibly delicious Ramp and Pistachio Pesto. I've had it over eggs. It's killer good. You can find the recipe below.

If you'd like to taste some for yourself, head on over to The Westport Farmers' Market or visit ANY farmers market as ramps are in season, and pick up the ingedients to make this recipe at home. Enjoy!



a nice big bunch of ramp leaves,

bulbs removed and reserved

1/4 cup garlic confit

1/2 cup pistachios, toasted

2 T lemon juice

parmesan, optional

salt and pepper to taste


Combine all ingredients in a Cuisinart and season to taste with salt and pepper.