Roasted Red Pepper Tapenade

Roasted red peppers, artichoke hearts and garlic are the main flavors in this bright tapenade. This simple recipe can be used as a dip for vegetables and pita triangles or as a sandwich spread.

Original recipe makes 1 3/4 cups


1 (7 ounce) jar roasted red peppers, drained and chopped
1 (6 ounce) jar marinated artichoke hearts, drained and chopped
1/2 cup minced fresh cilantro
1/2 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese
1/3 cup olive oil
1/4 cup drained capers
4 cloves garlic, chopped
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
salt and pepper to taste

  • PREP

    15 mins


    2 hrs 15 mins


  1. In the bowl of a food processor, combine the red peppers, artichoke hearts, cilantro, Parmesan cheese, olive oil, capers, garlic, and lemon juice. Pulse until finely chopped and the mixture is blended. Transfer to a serving bowl and season to taste with salt and pepper. Cover and refrigerate for at least 2 hours before serving to blend the flavors.


Calories: 79 kcal
Carbohydrates: 2.7 g
Cholesterol: 3 mg
Fat: 6.9 g
Fiber: 0.7 g
Protein: 2.1 g
Sodium: 224 mg