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A lot of rolling and folding go into making this Turkish flatbread, but when you bite into them all the hard work will be forgotten. The traditional filling is silverbeet, but we've added kale and fresh herbs for fragrance and flavour. A good sprinkle of salt at the end and a squeeze of lemon are non-negotiable. Start this recipe a day ahead to rest the dough.

Pear, apple and frisée salad with goat’s curd toasts


You'll need

1 long baguette, halved lengthways For drizzling: olive oil 1 garlic clove, halved To serve: goat's curd   Pear and frisée salad 2 tbsp olive oil 2 tbsp pepitas 1 tbsp apple cider vinegar Juice of ½ lemon, or to taste 1 cup (loosely packed) frisée 1 firm William pear, halved and thinly sliced on a mandolin 1 Granny Smith apple, halved and thinly sliced on a mandolin

Method

  • 01
  • Preheat grill to high. Place baguette cut-side up on a baking tray, drizzle with oil and grill until golden and toasted (2-3 minutes). Rub with cut side of garlic, season to taste, halve crossways and spread with goat’s curd.
  • 02
  • For salad, heat olive oil in a small saucepan over medium-high heat, add pepitas and stir occasionally until golden and toasted (1-2 minutes), then tip oil and pepitas into a bowl. Add vinegar and lemon juice, season to taste, then add frisée, pear and apple, toss to combine and serve with goat’s curd toasts.

At A Glance

  • Serves 4 people
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  • Serves 4 people

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