Spanish Tomato Bread
|2 red ripe tomatoes|
|1 small clove garlic (or large if you prefer) peeled|
|1dessertspoon extra virgin olive oil|
|Salt and freshly milled black pepper|
|4 long thick slices of French stick|
|8 thin slices Serrano or Ibérico ham|
|Oven temperatures and Conversions|
|Click here for information|
This recipe is adapted from Delia’s How to Cheat at Cooking
First skin the tomatoes (see How to Skin and De-seed Tomatoes here) then roughly chop them. Place them in a mini-chopper together with the garlic, olive oil and some seasoning, and simply whizz to a purée.
Now empty the mixture into a nylon sieve set over a bowl and let the excess liquid drain off for about half an hour.
Meanwhile pre-heat the grill to its highest setting.
Then press out the excess liquid from the tomato pulp with the back of a tablespoon.
Next toast the bread lightly on one side (about 10cm from the grill), then spread the tomato pulp on the untoasted side.
Top with slices of Serrano or Ibérico ham. Followed by a few drops of olive oil and some freshly milled black pepper.
These are lovely on their own served as a starter or divided into small pieces to serve with drinks.
Return to Homepage
Visit the Delia Online Cookery School with Waitrose
Click here to go to Waitrose.com
Copyright © 2009 Delia Smith/New Crane Internet Limited, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
No recipes relate to this.
Most Popular recipes
Win a Galvanina summer picnic hamper
Win 1 of 8 Judge Ice Cream Makers
01 Jul 2015 10:50
30 Jun 2015 19:23
Salmon and leek parcels
01 Jul 2015 13:18
|Food and travel||
Refreshing cocktail with Galvanina
25 Jun 2015 21:28
|Can Anyone Help?||
01 Jul 2015 04:23
Jam made with concentrates
13 Jun 2015 07:32
Quartz kitchen worktops
24 Jun 2015 02:03
In the garden
14 Jun 2015 21:50