Herb & Garlic Marinated Feta

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by Delicious Bits

Really nice on crackers or spread on Bruschetta! Updated 27/09/2006: As pointed out by NeonPrincess, light/lite olive oil is better to use. This is what I normally use and failed to document it. Thanks!!! :-)

Top Review by Boomette

I used a really good extra virgin olive oil. I omitted the mustard. For the pesto, I used sun-dried tomato pesto. The feta tastes so good in this marinade. I used it in this recipe (recipe#453714) Thanks Delicious Bits :) Made for PAC Spring 2013

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix into a jar with a good seal (eg. approx 200g glass coffee jar) 1/2 cup of oil and all other ingredients, except Feta Cheese.
  2. Cut Feta into approximately 2cm cubes. Add cubes to jar, a few at a time and then swirl oil to coat cheese.
  3. When as much cheese is in jar that will fit, cap jar and invert a few times to coat cheese thoroughly, then top up with more oil til all cheese is coated. Invert jar a few more times and refrigerate.
  4. The Olive Oil will solidify when refrigerated. Use in salads or serve at room temperature with crusty bread. Reserve marinated oil to use in dressings.
  5. Marinate for at least 24 hours, will keep in refrigerator for up to 2 months.

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