Pan con tomate


Pan con tomate
"Pan con tomate" (tomato toast) is a staple of Spanish cuisine, where it is often served as an aperitif snack.

It is really simple to make and delicious: the bread is rubbed with half a tomato to soak it with the juice. After that, all it needs is seasoning and a drizzle of olive oil.

This is a slightly more sophisticated version.
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Last modified on: June 13th 2018

Keywords for this recipe:BreadTomatoSpainOlive oil

For 4 pieces, you will need:

Change these quantities to make: 2 pieces 4 pieces 8 pieces 12 pieces

How long does it take?

Time required for this recipe:
PreparationStart to finish
7 min.7 min.

Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 1 min.
Pan con tomate : Photo of step #1
Wash and cut 1 tomato in half.

If you like the flavour, peel 1 shallot and cut in half.

Stage 2 - 3 min.
Pan con tomate : Photo of step #2
Toast 4 slices bread (a French baguette, even a bit dry, works well).

Stage 3 - 1 min.
Pan con tomate : Photo of step #3
If you have opted for using a shallot, rub it over each slice of toast.

Stage 4 - 1 min.
Pan con tomate : Photo of step #4
Then rub the cut tomato over each slice, making sure that plenty of juice soaks in.

Stage 5 - 1 min.
Pan con tomate : Photo of step #5
Salt and pepper each slice, then drizzle with olive oil (preferably Spanish).

Stage 6
Pan con tomate : Photo of step #6
Serve one slice per person as an aperitif snack.

You can also serve it cut into bite-sized pieces that are easier to manage with a glass in your hand.

Remarks

You can use a clove of garlic instead of the shallot, or even rub the bread with both.

Keeping:

Should be eaten within an hour of making.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
334 Kcal or 1,398 Kj17 gr138 gr32 gr
17 %7 %13 %5 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
94 Kcal or 394 Kj5 gr39 gr9 gr
5 %2 %4 %1 %
Per piece
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
84 Kcal or 352 Kj4 gr35 gr8 gr
4 %2 %3 %1 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Based on an amazing pan con tomate enjoyed in Martorell, near Barcelona..

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