Dairy Farmers of Canada

Lemon Marinated Feta Cheese and Olives

This is the Lemon Marinated Feta Cheese and Olives recipe.

  • Prep: 10 min - 15 min
Yields 4 servings
lemon marinated feta cheese and olives


  • 6 oz (200 g) diced Canadian Feta
  • 2 oz (60 g) small black olives
  • 2 garlic cloves minced
  • 3 tbsp (45 mL) olive oil
  • 2 tsp (10 mL) lemon juice
  • Fresh herbs to taste
  • Chopped roasted red bell peppers
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Combine diced Canadian Feta, small dark olives, minced garlic, olive oil, lemon juice and herbs to taste. Add chopped roasted red peppers for a festive look.

Pack into jars, making sure the cheese is covered with the marinade, and refrigerate.


Wrap jar in a pretty new cloth and tie with a ribbon.

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Nutritional information

Per serving
Energy: 249 Calories
Protein: 8 g
Carbohydrate: 6 g
Fat: 22 g
Fibre: 1.1 g
Sodium: 718 mg

Top 5 Nutrients

(% DV*)
Calcium: 25 % / 275 mg
Riboflavin: 28 %
Vitamin B12: 44 %
Vitamin C: 100 %
Zinc: 18 %