A Perfect Summer Sandwich: Heirloom Tomatoes with Garlic-Caper Aioli and Arugula

Monday, August 26, 2013

Summer eating at its simplest and best: sliced colorful heirloom tomatoes with creamy garlic and caper aioli on whole grain bread. So, so delicious.

When it comes to summer sandwiches, you can never go wrong with a classic tomato, basil, mozzarella, and pesto on baguette. Yet once in a while you just want to mix things up a bit. Thus was the inspiration for this sandwich, which I wrote about two years ago when I first began blogging. At that time I only had about four readers, however, so my guess is you’ve never seen that post. Therefore, I decided to take some prettier photos and reshare the recipe after making it again this past weekend.

And make no mistake: this sensational sandwich is utterly deserving of an encore.

For the original story and details, click here. Otherwise just let these gorgeous photographs tantalize your taste buds.

May they inspire you to enjoy summer-sweet tomatoes in new ways—while they still last.

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Dr. P.K. Newby is a nutrition scientist, speaker, and author with expertise in all things food, farm to fork, whether preventing obesity and other chronic diseases through diet or teaching planet-conscious eating. As a health expert and food personality, she brings together her passions for food, cooking, science, and sustainability to educate and inspire, helping people eat their way towards better health, one delectable bite at a time. Healthy Hedonism (TM) is her philosophy: Because healthy food shouldn’t suck.

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