- 3 red bell peppers
- 3 garlic cloves
- 4 sun-dried tomatoes (optional)
- 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
- 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
- 2 teaspoons balsamic vinegar
- Preheat oven to 450F or heat broiler.
- Cut peppers in half; remove seeds. Place cut-side down on foil-lined baking sheet. Flatten with palm of hand. Roast or broil 10 to 15 minutes, until charred and blackened. Remove from oven and immediately wrap peppers in foil.
- Let stand 10 minutes. Unwrap and peel peppers. Place garlic in food processor.
- Pulse until finely chopped. Add peppers and remaining ingredients; purée until smooth.
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