Greek Olive Spread | Pasta Elias (Πάστα Ελιάς)
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This is a simple Greek olive purée that is absolutely delicious with bread. καλή όρεξη (kali orexi – enjoy your meal!)
Recipe type: Greek Appetizer
Cuisine: Greek
Serves: 4-6
  • 2 cups of pitted Kalamata olives
  • 2 teaspoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons red wine vinegar
  • 1-2 cloves of garlic
  1. Place everything in a food processor (blender) and mix until a paste forms.
  2. Serve with bread!
You could also experiment with blending your favorite olives into the mix as well!
Recipe by Lemon & Olives at