1 (1-quart) jar mixed pickled vegetables
1 purple onion, quartered (optional) $
1 (16-ounce) jar pitted green olives, drained $
2 (2 1/4-ounce) cans chopped ripe olives, drained
1/4 cup chopped pepperoncini peppers
2 tablespoons capers
1 tablespoon minced garlic
1/2 cup olive oil $
1 1/2 teaspoons dried parsley flakes
1 teaspoon dried oregano
1 teaspoon dried basil
1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
1 (7.25-ounce) jar roasted red peppers, drained and coarsely chopped (optional)
»» Drain pickled vegetables, reserving 1/4 cup liquid.
»» Pulse pickled vegetables, onion, if desired, and next 10 ingredients in a food processor until coarsely chopped. Stir in reserved vegetable liquid and, if desired, roasted red peppers; cover and chill 8 hours. Chill leftover mixture up to 2 weeks.
Note: We used mixed pickled vegetables that contained cauliflower, onion, carrot, pepper, and celery.