Olive Salad
INGREDIENTS
  • Olive Salad:
  • 1 cup pitted brine-cured black olives, such as Ni├žoise, sliced
  • 1 cup large (queen) pimiento-stuffed olives, sliced
  • 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons minced shallots
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped celery
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh flat-leaf parsley
  • 2 teaspoons minced garlic
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons freshly ground black pepper
DIRECTIONS
  1. In a bowl, combine all the ingredients and mix well. Cover and refrigerate until ready to use.
  2. The salad can be refrigerated for up to 1 week.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
Use this olive salad to create a sandwich using ham, capicola, salami, mortadella, provolone and/or mozzarella cheese.