Olives Recipes

These recipes with olives are tasty enough to convert any skeptic. Whether you like black olives on your pizza, green olives on your sandwiches or kalamata olives on your salads, there’s lots to love.

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Air-Fryer Olive Burgers

My mom would reminisce about the olive burgers she would get at Coney Island when she was a girl. After a couple of attempts, I was able to make her one that was just like she remembered. —Lorraine Hickman, Lansing, Michigan

Savory Tomato and Olive Oatmeal

Who says oatmeal has to be sweet? I love this savory oatmeal recipe because it starts my day in a...



Chicken Mole Casserole with Olives

Mole sauces have layers of rich flavor with mild to moderate heat. The chocolate in the sauce helps offset the...

Greek Deviled Eggs

Want a zippy update on the classic deviled egg? Tomatoes, olives and a dash of yogurt turn this Greek version...


Chicken and Olive Mole Casserole

My southwestern chicken casserole makes the perfect party dish when you're looking for something a little out of the ordinary....

Layered Ranch Dip

I found something similar to this in one of my cookbooks for kids. It looked delicious, so I decided to...


Greek Breadsticks

Get ready for rave reviews with these crisp breadsticks twisted with Greek-inspired goodness. Best served fresh from the oven. —Jane...


Olive Sandwich Spread

"This recipe was given to me by my mother many years ago," says Dorothy Warren of Toulon, Illinois. "It's tasty...


Green Olive Dip

Olive fans will love this dip. It's cheesy and full of beef and beans. It could even be used as...


Mama Rachel’s Mediterranean Pizza

Pizza has been a regular weekend dinner at our house since my pizza-crazy boys, now 21 and 25, were just...


Olive Zucchini Spread

Zucchini tends to spread—across bread, crackers and veggies—when this recipe is served at a reception, potluck or casual get-together. It...

Hollywood Pizza

My father and I used to order a pizza like this from a place in Tinseltown. Here's my homemade version...


Olive Pepperoni Spread

Pizza lovers will adore this quick-and-easy dip. If you’re serving picky eaters, keep the black olives on the side. Cheri...


Beef and Olive Spread

Whenever there's a get-together, I'm asked to bring this tasty olive spread. —Shirley Harrison, Portland, Oregon


Greek Spinach Pizza

Round out this pizza with a salad or fresh, vegetable relish tray. Sometimes, I serve a side of low-fat ranch...


Jalapenos with Olive-Cream Filling

“These jalapenos are great!” says Krystal Peterson of Walker, Louisiana. “I take them to all get-togethers and potlucks, and the...


Olive Chicken Roll-Ups

In Aurora, Colorado, Lisa Hymson serves these tasty handheld sandwiches with salsa on the side for dipping. "Or slice them...


Easy Olive Snacks

Olive lovers will snap up these chewy, delicious appetizers. Says Dorothy Anderson of Ottawa, Kansas, "They're easy since the...


Olive Caprese Salad

When heirloom tomatoes arrive, feature them with red onions, green olives and a surprising twist-star anise. —Julie Merriman, Seattle, Washington

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Olive Cheese Ball

If you like olives, you’ll love this special cheese ball from LaVerne Vinzant of Catawba, Wisconsin. “I received the recipe...


Cranberry-Beef Mini Burgers

Cranberry tapenade brings a deep red color and sweet-sour zing to these fun little bacon cheeseburgers. Serve them for parties...


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Marinated Olive & Cheese Ring

We love to make meals into celebrations, and antipasto always kicks off the party for Italian dinners. This one is...


Sicilian Overstuffed Sandwich Wedges

For a casual holiday lunch or supper, you'll have a guaranteed winner with this stacked-high, Italian-style sandwich. I like the...


Lone Star Chicken Enchiladas

Start with deli-roasted chicken and this family-friendly casserole will be ready in no time. For a milder version, use Monterey...


Olive Focaccia

When I add my own special touches to a basic focaccia recipe—including sun-dried tomatoes, olives and roasted sweet red peppers—the...