This is the way to cure olives if you are too busy to sit down and put 4 slits into each olive, as per my previous recipe. I would invariably cure my olives this way when I was working.
I would come back to Perth tired on a Sunday night thinking only of going to bed, but a bucket of olives would look at me, accusingly. If using this method, all you have to do is pour water over them and go to bed with no guilt whatsoever. You have started the process and it only took a minute. Continue reading