Formato Brothers Caliente Olive Spread

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1/3 bottle Formato Brothers Hot Pepper Spread
1 cup roughly chopped Kalamata olives
1 cup roughly chopped stuffed green olives
1 cup roughly chopped artichoke hearts
1/3 cup good olive oil

Drain olives & artichokes before chopping.

Mix together in a glass bowl, cover, refrigerate over night.  Serve w/ rustic baquette cut into pieces.

Many thanks to our wonderful friend Gary Marino for his ongoing recipes using Formato Brothers products.  Keep ’em coming, Gary Boy!

Spaghetti With Artichoke Hearts & Sun Dried Tomatoes

Spaghetti Sun Dried Tomatoes Artichoke Hearts
Delizioso with Formato Brothers Hot Pepper Spread

Cook 1 lb spaghetti as directed on the package. Drain.

Simmer 3 Tblsp EVOO in a frying pan.  Add 2 cloves of chopped garlic, a twist of freshly ground pepper, 1 cup of halved artichoke hearts, 3 Tblsp sliced sun dried tomatoes. Sun dried tomatoes in oil should be drained first.  also add 1 Tblsp Formato Brothers Hot Pepper Spread.

Drain pasta, add it to saute pan, mix together briefly, plate the mixture & sprinkle with grated parmesan cheese.  Your guests will oooh & aaah when they see this colorful dish presented to them.

Buon Appetito!