Cauliflower and Olives (Greece)

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“This unusual cauliflower recipe comes from the 1995 cookbook Greek Cooking. Green olives can be substituted for the black ones, if desired.”
READY IN:
45mins
SERVES:
4
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Trim leaves from cauliflower & remove the core, then cut into medium, even-sized pieces.
  2. In a large skillet heat oil & saute cauliflower 1-2 minutes, then remove cauliflower.
  3. To the skillet add onion & cook to soften.
  4. Add water & lemon juice to skillet, then bring to boil.
  5. Return cauliflower to skillet & cook until tender.
  6. Remove cauliflower to serving dish, then add tomato paste to liquid in the skillet, boiling to reduce.
  7. Pit olives, then chop them roughly & add to the skillet.
  8. Pour heated sauce over cauliflower & sprinkle with chopped parsley to serve.

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