You guys, this garlic bread.
I recently had a fab dinner with Alana from Fix Feast Flair and Lily from Kale & Caramel at Jon & Vinny’s in Los Angeles. The entire meal was incredible, but I remember particularly loving their garlic bread. Served beside two saucy meatballs and a dollop of ricotta, the garlic bread at Jon & Vinny’s starts with a base of thick, yeasty ciabatta grilled until golden and black in spots. Then, it seems to me like they brushed it with a loose mixture of chopped garlic, herbs and red pepper flakes. The resulting garlic bread was crunchy on the outside, tender on the inside and just packed with flavor. Perfect for dunking into all that sauce.
With these techniques and flavors in mind, I developed this recipe for OMG Garlic Bread. With one bite, you will literally exclaim OMG. Continue reading for the recipe.