Description: This recipe is adapted from “My Paris Kitchen” by David Lebowitz (Ten Speed Press, 2014). Recipe tested by Read more: A festive menu for a tree-trimming party Makes: 8 to 10 servings
Put the olives, almonds, garlic, lemon juice and capers in the bowl of a food processor. Coarsely chop the basil leaves, add them to the food processor, and pulse the machine a few times to start breaking them down. Add olive oil and a sprinkle of salt. Pulse the food processor until mixture forms a coarse paste but still has texture.
Transfer to a bowl, cover and refrigerate until ready to serve with crackers or bread.