- 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
- 1⁄2 tbsp red wine vinegar
- 1 large red pepper from a jar, thinly sliced
- 1 small shallot, thinly sliced
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- ½ tbsp capers
Capers are the small flower buds of the Capparis shrub, which grows in the Mediterranean. As…
- ½ small garlic clove, finely sliced
- ½ small bunch basil, shredded
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- 2 slices wholemeal bread
- 120g can sardines in olive oil, drained
Whisk the oil and vinegar in a bowl. Mix in the pepper, shallot, capers and garlic. Toss with half the basil and season to taste.
Toast the bread until crisp and golden. Top with the peperonata and large chunks of the sardines. Finish with the remaining basil and a good grind of black pepper.