1 tablespoon olive oil1 large onion, sliced1 sprig fresh thyme or 1/4 teaspoon driedsalt to tastefreshly ground black pepper12 French bread slices2 cloves garlic1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil6 olives, pitted and halved
1. Heat the olive oil in a skillet over medium heat. Add the onion, thyme and a little salt and pepper. Cook until the onions begin to get soft. Turn the heat up a little and cook until the onions turn golden brown. Adjust the salt and pepper to taste.2. Toast the bread on both sides in a toaster oven, under the broiler or on the grill.3. While the toasted slices are still warm, rub them with garlic and drizzle them with extra virgin olive oil on one side.4. Place a dollop of the caramelized onions on each slice of bruschetta and top with half an olive.