Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato Bruschetta

Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

A delicious, quick and easy summertime appetizer.


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Serves:
24 Appetizers
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

10 slice
bacon, crispy cooked and crumbled
4 medium
tomatoes, seeded and chopped (about 1 1/3 cups)
1 c
shredded head lettuce
2 Tbsp
chopped fresh basil leaves
1 clove
garlic, minced
1/4 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
fresh ground black pepper
1/3 c
favorite crumbled cheese, blue cheese or feta (optional)
1/3 c
olive oil
1
loaf french bread, cut in 1/4- inch slices

Step-By-Step

1In medium bowl stir together all topping ingredients; set aside.

Brush olive oil on both sides of bread slices; place on baking sheet.

Bake at 400 degrees F., turning once, for 7 minutes per side or until crisp and golden brown; cool.

Spoon about 1 tablespoon topping on each toast round.*

2Notes:
* Or, serve topping in a small bowl, surrounded by the toast rounds.

Note: [broo-SHEH-tah] From the Italian word bruscare meaning "to roast over coals".

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy