Elegant Pesto and Tomato Appetizer – Perfect For Weddings

Posted by Tammy on 30th Oct 2014

Are you catering a wedding reception? Are you hosting a black tie affair? Do you own an upscale restaurant? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you should start your guests off with this tasty pesto and tomato appetizer recipe. Serve it up in classy black incline shot glasses and impress everyone with your creative culinary food presentation.

Black Incline Shot Glasses have a first-class design, they look exceptionally elegant so you can definitely use them at any upscale party, catering event or restaurant. Plus, these chic glasses are the perfect size for mini appetizers, little dessert portions and much more.

black incline glasses
The beauty of black incline glasses is undeniable, use these at all your party events.

Elegant Pesto and Tomato Appetizer (Perfect recipe for upscale events)


12 tomatoes

3 cups of sour cream

4 Tablespoons of lemon juice (you will also need an additional 1/2 teaspoon of lemon juice, as well)

1 cup of parmesan cheese

2 garlic cloves (minced)

2 cups of fresh basil leaves (you will also need an additional 2 tablespoons of basil leaves)

fresh ground black pepper


arugula leaves (these are for garnish)


Chop tomatoes and 2 tablespoons of basil leaves, then stir these two ingredients together and put a scoop of the mixture in the bottom of your lovely black incline glasses.

Now, stir together sour cream, 1/2 teaspoon of lemon juice and black pepper, then put some of this mixture on top of the tomato mixture.

Using a food processor, coarsely chop remaining basil leaves, add remaining lemon juice, garlic cloves and parmesan cheese in with the basil leaves, blend until all these ingredients become a paste.

Put this paste on top of the sour cream mixture that you have already put in your pretty black shot glasses. Serve and Enjoy.