Fresh Spicy Pesto

This was fun to make for the first time and it turned out great. The fresh ingredients created such a vibrant smell. Simply wonderful.


2 cups fresh basil leaves
1/4 c flax seed
4-5 garlic cloves
1 small hot pepper diced
1/2 c virgin olive oil
1/2 c. Parmesan cheese
Salt & Pepper

Put in blender or food processor and blend until its mixed together well.

Fresh Pesto

Dry BBQ Rub

Some nights we will make a mixture of dry and wet ribs. This recipe is great and be careful, add too much spice on this one and you have a hot mouth!

2 tbsp. sea salt
3 tbsp. whole black peppercorns
2 tbsp. sugar
1 1/2 tbsp. whole mustard seed
1 1/2 tbsp. paprika
2 tsp. dried oregano
1 1/2 tsp. whole cumin seeds
1 1/2 tsp. celery seed
2 tsp. dried red pepper
1 tsp. dried thyme
1 tsp. garlic powder