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Dumb pesto question

bxgirl | Aug 21, 202006:55 AM     7

I just bought a large, potted basil plant. The pot is sitting on my deck, and will not be put in the ground.

I want to make pesto, so do I just pull off leaves from the plant, or do I actually cut the stem, with the leaves still attached. I imagine that I just tear off leaves, but, what do I know? I'm just a city girl!!

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