Cheese, Olive & Ham Bread. A fabulous recipe from Dorie Greenspan's new cookbook!
A French Provencal Tart~ Pissaladière w/ Caramelized Onions & Mushrooms topped with grape tomatoes & niçoise olives.
Creamy Middle Eastern Labna with Olive Oil, Rosemary and Olives. + an Easy Recipe
Learn how to crack, cure and season olives at home with this simple pictorial.
Inspirational lentil salad full of flavour!
Kalamata Olive Tapenade, for those busy days when you need something delicious fast!
My big fat Greek salad. Grab the last of the local tomatoes.
Warm heirloom tomato, basil and mozzarella salad: a last gasp of summer.
warm olives flavored with savory herbs and garlic make a delicious and elegant snack.
Cherry tomato, ricotta and olive galettes
My Mom makes awesome pizza. That’s not a subjective statement, mind you. Everyone says so. And even though there were three terrific pizzerias within a ten block radius of my block growing up, nothing compared to her creations
Greek Chicken Cutlet [post in Bulgarian, link to Martha Stewart recipe]
Combine baby asparagus with a warm kalamata olive salsa for something a little different.
Oven Roasted Opah Fish with Provençal Vegetables and Basil Coulis
Olive and rosemary breads
Ease into autumn with this savory cantaloupe salad with figs, olives and basil.
A classic Greek Arugula Salad
Panzanella, a perfect summer salad.
Tomanade - It's like tapanade, but with sun-dried tomatoes too!
Israeli Couscous with Saffron, Olives, and Summer Vegetables
The perfect olive according to Ferran Adrià.
Roasted Red Pepper Pasta with Fresh Basil and Black Olives
Beat the back to school blues with pastelon. A Puerto Rican lasagna made from sweet plantains in place of noodles.
Tomato and Olive Focaccia
Savory Scones with Feta, Kalamata Olives, and Sun-Dried Tomatoes
Zucchini and Pasta Salad - an easy vegetarian make-ahead side dish for entertaining or to take to a potluck!
Greek salad topped with grilled chicken and 10-minute tzatziki sauce. Perfect summer salad.
A back-to-school idea for kids that'll make them the star of the lunchroom. Use your favorite toppings, and make a glamorous dipping sauce so adults can share.
Kalamata Olive Tapenade with Ricotta and Basil ~ a perfect little appetizer
Tomatoes, olives, and goat cheese. The perfect summer meal.
Baked peppers stuffed with 7-layer dip style black beans, sour cream, chipotle, cilantro, avocados, cheese, tomatoes, green onions, and black olives
Tomatoes, potatoes and green beans are all their peak - show them off in a classic Salade Nicoise topped with seared tuna.
Succulent Moroccan Chicken with preserved Meyer lemons, cracked green olives and cinnamon.
This Easy Pesto Pasta Salad with Olives and Red Bell Pepper was my answer to "What can I make from this pesto?"