Pan de Tomate with Basque Peppers

July 29, 2014
Pan de Tomate with Basque Peppers


Serves: 10+

Ingredients

  • 1 Baguette, sliced on a bias, 1/4"
  • 2 Tomatoes, rough chopped
  • 2 Cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon Pimenton d'espelette
  • 1 teaspoon Smoked Spanish paprika
  • 1 Shallot, minced
  • 2 tablespoons Extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 Jar of Basque peppers
In This Recipe

Directions

  1. Heat the olive oil over medium high Heath in a small pot. Add the shallots, stirring, until softened. Stir in the garlic.
  2. Add the tomatoes, paprika, and espelette. Bring to a simmer, reduce heat to low. Cook low and slow, stirring periodically until reduced to a thick tomato jam.
  3. Spread the tomato jam on your bread slices and broil until the edges have darkened almost to black.
  4. Skewer one basque pepper per crostini, in an s-shape, and insert the skewers into the crostini at an angle. Plate.

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