In the Kitchen

Feed a Crowd with This Customizable Tartine Recipe

Although it may seem ultra fancy, tartine is just a more elegant word for a delicious open-faced sandwich. They also happen to be super fun to put together and endlessly customizable, making them the perfect treat to feed a crowd. Simply lay out the different ingredients by group and let your guests assemble their own sammies. The ideas below are just suggestions to play with, so feel free to put your own spin on this delectable sandwich.

Pick your Base

First things first: the bread. Thinly slice and toast your favorite type, and if you’re not sure what’ll work best, start with these options:

Country loaf

Add a Spread

Whether store bought or homemade, any of these creamy options will work wonderfully.

Goat Cheese
Fromage blanc
Mashed Avocado
Homemade Aioli

  • 5 ounces mayonnaise
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • Pinch of cayenne

Top it Off

Now, on to the “meat” of your tartine. Add one, two, or as many as your heart desires. You truly can’t go wrong here!

Roasted asparagus
Roasted leeks
Roast turkey breast
Roast chicken breast
Heirloom tomatoes

Drizzle Some Sauce

Let’s be real, sauce can do no wrong on a sandwich.

Balsamic Vinaigrette
Homemade Green Goddess Dressing

  • .25 cup Chobani Greek yogurt
  • 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar
  • 2 tablespoon buttermilk
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • .125 ounce chives
  • .125 ounce parsley
  • 1 tbsp olive oil, salt and pepper

Garnish Away

Last but not least, no meal is complete without a little extra love. Whether it’s just some salt and pepper or some thinly sliced chives, a garnish will fully round out your tartine.

Basil, Mint, Parsley, Tarragon, or Chives
Maldon salt


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