If you love olives this recipe is for you! This salty Black and Green Olive Tapenade is a delicious dip, but could be put on anything. Serve with pita chips, crackers or veggies as a dip, spread on a sandwich, put it on a salad or add to your next charcuterie board!
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Ingredients for Tapenade
Tapenade is a simple recipe to make and only requires a handful of ingredients:
- Black Olives
- Green Olives
- Lemon Juice
- Olive Oil
There’s a good chance you have most of these ingredients on hand already especially if you keep olives stocked in your pantry!
How to make Black and Green Olive Tapenade
All you need to do is throw all of the ingredients in the blender or food processor and blend until finely chopped. Refrigerate until ready to serve, then watch it disappear. Store any leftovers in the refrigerator for up to a week.
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- 2 cups black olives
- 1 cup green olives
- 1/2 cup capers
- 2 cloves garlic
- juice from 1 lemon
- 1/4 cup olive oil
- Blend all ingredients in a blender until finely chopped. Scrape blender as needed.
- Serve as desired. Great with crackers, bread, on sandwiches or chicken (anything you want).
- Store in the refrigerator for up to 1 week.
Delicious as an appetizer with pita chips and vegetables!
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Nutrition InformationYield 8 Serving Size 1
Amount Per Serving Calories 162Total Fat 15gSaturated Fat 2gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 12gCholesterol 0mgSodium 910mgCarbohydrates 9gFiber 3gSugar 4gProtein 1g
This recipe was originally published on February 21, 2019 and was updated on November 17, 2020.