Marinated Olives

MARINATED OLIVES

INGREDIENTS:
1 kg large green olives2 bayleafsA sprig fresh of thymeA sprig fresh of fennelA sprig fresh of oregano1 tsp of peppercorns1 lemon1 part of vinagre to 4 parts of water5 cloves of garlic, smashed
PREPARATION:
Using a hammer or a wooden spoon split the green olives.
Inside a bowl put them and covers with water. It should take between 5 and 7 days to become less bitter. Change the water every day.
In a large glass bowl which can be properly sealed put all the other ingredients: herbs, garlic and spices; after that add the olives.
Then you must to be patient and wait that the flavors can blend and leave for at least a month. These olives will keep for several weeks if refrigerated.

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