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Fragrant Vegan Garlic Scapes Pesto

What is that tangle of green curlicued shoots?  Before the bulbs mature, garlic plants produce flower stems know as garlic scapes.  Farmers usually remove the scapes to direct the plants energy toward bigger bulbs, but rather than compost these cuttings, smart growers harvest the scapes while they are still young and tender so they can imbue chosen dishes with their sweet, mild garlic flavor.  

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