French Olive Spread (Tapenade)

Very Easy
Makes 1 ½ cups
  • 1/2 lb. pitted black Mediterranean-style olives
  • 4 tsp. capers, drained
  • 4 anchovy fillets
  • 1 garlic clove, finely minced
  • 1/4 tsp. dried thyme
  • 1/4 cup olive oil

Coarsely chop all ingredients together in a food processor; serve with fougasse or any flatbread you like. Stores well in the fridge for up to 1 week.

Recipe from "Artisan Pizza and Flatbread in Five Minutes a Day" (Thomas Dunne Books / St. Martin's Press, 2011), courtesy of Jeff Hertzberg and Zoë Francois.