Recipe: Toasted sourdough with avocado, radish and watercress
6:20am Monday 14th January 2013 in Freetime
A delicious, healthy and quick snack or light lunch bursting with subtle flavours and brimming with colour!
Preparation time: 10 minutes
Cooking time: 20 minutes
1 small ripe avocado
1 lemon, juiced
2 tbls extra virgin olive oil
Salt and pepper
5 thin medium sized slices of sourdough bread
2 tbls olive oil
50g mixed radishes, thinly sliced
½ red onion, thinly sliced
1 bunch watercress picked
What to do:
Preheat the oven to 180°C
While you are waiting for the oven to warm up, cut the avocado in half, remove the stone, scoop out the flesh and place in a small bowl. Lightly mash with a fork, then add the lemon juice and extra virgin olive oil, season then set aside.
Place the sourdough slices on a large baking tray, drizzle over the olive oil, then put in the oven for 8 to 10 minutes, or until crispy and toasted, remove from the oven and leave to cool for 5 minutes.
Once cooled break each piece of toast into 4 pieces, then spread with the avocado and top with radish, red onion and watercress. Serve at once.
Submitted by www.loveradish.co.uk