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Yield 2 cups


Tapenade is great with beef and lamb, or spread on bruschetta or homemade pizza.Vary the anchovies according to taste: three fillets add a nice depth to the sauce, while five makes for a more pronounced anchovy flavor.


2 cups pitted Kalamata olives
½ cup loosely packed basil leaves
2 Tbsp. capers
3 to 5 anchovy fillets
3 cloves garlic
~ Juice of 1 lemon
¼ cup extra-virgin olive oil
~ Black pepper


  1. Place all ingredients in a food processor and process until smooth, about 30 seconds. Season to taste with black pepper. Cover and refrigerate until ready to serve.


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