100 gmcountry-style bread, crusts removed6 (650gm)vine-ripened tomatoes, peeled2cloves of garlic, choppedPincheach of sweet paprika and ground cumin100 mlextra-virgin olive oil1-2 tbspsherry vinegarTo serve:finely chopped Lebanese cucumber, Spanish onion and red capsicum
Soak bread in cold water for 2-3 minutes or until soft, then squeeze out water. Process squeezed bread, tomatoes, garlic and spices in a food processor until well combined. With motor running, add olive oil in a thin steady stream until well combined, then add vinegar. Transfer mixture to a bowl and whisk in ½-1 cup water to achieve desired consistency. Season to taste with sea salt and freshly ground black pepper, and a little extra sherry vinegar if desired. Cover and refrigerate until chilled, then divide among small bowls, top with a little chopped cucumber, onion and capsicum and serve immediately.