Olive Tapenade

olive tapenade

I have to say I've never made Tapenade before, I know what you're thinking, but I'm a newbie when it comes to making things like Tapenade. I've had it before so I knew I liked it but never tried making it before. However, this past weekend I wanted to make these great tomatoes and tapenade tarts, but of course I had no tapenade. I don't even know if they sell it at the grocery store, I imagine they do, but I had olives at home so I thought I'd be adventurous and try and make it myself. So I … [Read more...]

Bechamel Sauce

bechamel sauce

Well I was making a greek cheese pie and I needed bechamel sauce for it, so I thought I'd post my recipe here, just in case anyone wants to know how to make bechamel sauce. It's very simple and it really only took me about 10 minutes to make. There are many dishes where you can use bechamel sauce. Start off by melting the butter in a sauce pan. You'll also need 3 tablespoons of flour. One thing that bechamel sauce cannot go without, nutmeg and salt. And you'll also need 2 cups of … [Read more...]