5 from 7 votes
Marinated Olives
Prep Time
5 mins
Total Time
5 mins
These instant marinated olives are a great addition to an antipasto platter or as a simple and delicious appetizer. Made with basic herbs and spices, they are ready to eat in 5 minutes and it couldn't be easier!
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: Italian
Servings: 6 -8 people
Calories: 177 kcal
Author: Emily Kemp
  • 11.6 oz (330g) unpitted jarred olives
  • 1/2 tbsp fennel seeds
  • 1 small bunch fresh parsley
  • 1 tsp chilli flakes red pepper flakes
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • 1/2 clove garlic , minced or grated
  • zest of 1 lemon
  • 1 pinch pepper
  • 1/4 cup (3 tbsp) olive oil
  1. Put everything in a mixing bowl except from the parsley, olives and olive oil.
  2. Finely chop the parsley and add it to the bowl with the olive oil, mix everything together.
  3. Drain the olives and add them to the marinade, toss everything together until the olive are thoroughly coated then transfer to a serving bowl or ramekins. Serve.
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