Tartar Sauce


1 tsp. minced onion 5 mL
2 tsp. chopped sweet pickles 10 mL
1 tsp. chopper capers 5 mL
½ tsp. chopped green olives 2 mL
1 Tbsp. chopped parsley 15 mL
½-¾ cup mayonnaise 125 mL
1 Tbsp. cider vinegar 15 mL


Fold first five ingredients into mayonnaise and vinegar. Mix well and taste. Adjust with mayonnaise or vinegar to your own liking. Keep closed in a jar in the refrigerator.

by Reader's Tide's Table/by Ross Mavis

   Ross and Willa Mavis are innkeepers at Inn on the Cove in Saint John. They also host The Tide's Table Maritime Cooking Show and have written their first cookbook also called Tide's Table Maritime cooking.