Tomato Bruschetta

Beverley Williams

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@Beverley1991

This easy appetizer always goes fast when I serve it at parties.


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Serves:
10
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1
french bread baguette
1 lb
grape tomatoes, diced
3 Tbsp
olive oil
1/4 c
olive oil
1 tsp
minced garlic
1/3 c
finely chopped fresh basil
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
coarse black pepper
1/4 c
grated parmesan cheese

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 450 degrees.

2Place tomatoes, 1/4 cup olive oil, garlic, basil, Parmesan cheese, salt and pepper in a bowl. Stir gently to mix well. Set aside. Let stand at room temperature at least 15 minutes.

3Slice baguette into 1/2 thick slices. Brush one side of each slice with the 3 Tbsp. olive oil.

4Place slices, oil side down on a baking sheet in a single layer. (You may need to toast in batches)

5Bake for 5 minutes or until toasted golden brown.

6Remove from baking sheet and place olive oil side up on a serving platter.

7Spoon tomato mixture evenly onto each slice. Serve immediately.

8If you want to have these appetizer sitting out at a party: Place tray of bread slices next to a bowl containing the tomato mixture and allow people to spoon their own.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Vegetable Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: Italian
Dietary Needs: Low Fat
Other Tag: Quick & Easy