Anywhere you go, anytime, any meal… You can always order a “pa amb tomàquet” to share or accompany a meal. Don’t miss this basic but absolutely delicious (and healthy) combination of bread, tomato, olive oil and salt.
“Pa amb tomàquet” means ‘ Bread with tomato’ and it’s one of those meals that are part of the soul of Catalonian people. It’s easy to make. Choose a nice fresh, tender but crunchy and spongy crumb and cut it in slices. Choose a ripened and red tomato, cut it in half and rub it on the bread. Pour extra virgin oil and add a pinch of salt. That’s it!
You can make ‘Pa amb tomàquet’ in the morning and add a nice slice of iberico ham on top. You can find little sandwiches with ‘pa amb tomaquet’ and some filling inside while having a coffee break. At ‘vermut time’, If you want some tapas you can order ‘pa amb tomaquet’ to accompany them. You can also order some as a side in any lunch or dinner. Children, once school is finished, usually eat a sandwich of ‘pa amb tomaquet’ filled with their favourite slice of food.
Why don’t you try to make your own today?