Why make Dandelion Pesto?
Dandelion pesto has brightened up many springtime dishes in past years. In Belgium, I sometimes gathered the leaves of this wildflower from my backyard lawn to add to salads, soups and other dishes.
Dandelion greens grow wild
Picking dandelion greens are an annual tradition that marks the arrival of spring. Although you can find dandelions all year long, the peak of their growth is during springtime. Most dandelion greens go unnoticed, except to gardeners who get annoyed by the stubborn growth of this weed as it spreads across their lawn. As quick as …