Delicious Baked Cheese Olives Recipe

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Delicious Baked Cheese Olives Recipe
Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
30 mins
Total Time:
40mins
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Recipe by Administrator
Published on March 24, 2024

These Baked Cheese Olives are the perfect appetizer for any gathering. Briny olives are stuffed with gooey cheese, baked to perfection, and topped with a crispy breadcrumb topping. They are savory, addictive, and sure to be a hit at your next party.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup pitted green olives
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 cup breadcrumbs
  • 1/4 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp onion powder
  • 1/4 tsp dried oregano
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper
  • 1/4 tsp red pepper flakes
  • 2 tbsp olive oil

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350°F.
  2. In a small bowl, mix together the cheddar cheese, Parmesan cheese, garlic powder, onion powder, oregano, black pepper, and red pepper flakes.
  3. Stuff each olive with a small amount of the cheese mixture.
  4. Place the stuffed olives on a baking sheet.
  5. In a separate bowl, combine the breadcrumbs and olive oil.
  6. Top each olive with a spoonful of the breadcrumb mixture.
  7. Bake in the preheated oven for 15-20 minutes, or until the cheese is melted and the breadcrumbs are golden brown.
  8. Serve warm and enjoy!

Interesting Facts

  • Olives are a good source of healthy fats and antioxidants.
  • Cheese is rich in calcium and protein, making this dish a nutritious snack.
  • Baking olives enhances their flavor and texture, making them even more delicious.