Crisp, cheesy, peppery toasts dress up a simple salad. For a garnish that's even easier, top the salad with delicate shavings of Parmesan. Terrific Green Salads

Peggy Ryan
January 1996

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Recipe Summary

Yield:
8
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Ingredients

Crostini
Crostini
Crostini
Crostini
Salad

Directions

Prepare the salad
  • In a small bowl, combine the butter, Parmesan cheese and pepper until smooth. Spread 1/2 teaspoon of the Parmesan butter on each slice of bread. Arrange the slices on the baking sheet.

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  • Preheat the oven to 400°. Bake the crostini for about 8 minutes, or until golden.

  • In a large bowl, whisk together the vinegar, olive oil and salt. Add the radicchio and endives and toss. Arrange the salad on 8 small plates, garnish with the crostini and serve.

Make Ahead

The crostini can stand for up to 2 hours in a cool place.

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