Top of the Pops
Crunchy garlic and herb croutons: slice crusty bread into cubes, toss in olive oil, crushed garlic and herbs and roast in a moderate oven until crispy and golden.
Tapenade-topped croutes: Top small rounds of toasted baguette with shop-bought tapenade or pesto and float on top of the soups.
Vegetable crisps: use a potato peeler to shave thin strips of root vegetables such as sweet potatoes, potatoes, beetroot and parsnips, then toss with a small amount of olive oil and season. Bake in low oven until crisp