2 c Canned green olives; drained
2 Garlic cloves; slivered
3 sl Lemon (thin slices)
1 ts Black peppercorns
3 Bay leaves
Whole sprigs dried thyme -OR- Basil -OR- oregano (optional)
1/4 c Sherry or vinegar
Combine olives, garlic, lemon slices, peppercorns, bay leaves, sprigs of thyme and sherry in jar. Add oil to cover. Marinate at least 24 hours or overnight to blend flavors.
Makes 2 cups.