Olive Mozzarella and Garlic Crostini Appetizer

Family Favorites


Looking for a quick and easy appetizer that will impress your party guests? Try these wonderful Olivita Crostinis! Although they only take minutes to prepare, your guests will love the melty mozzarella, roasted garlic and mixed olive combination. A favorite for our football parties as they only take minutes to prepare, leaving you more time to enjoy the big game!


★★★★★ 2 votes

Makes 24 Appetizers
10 Min
5 Min


  • 1
    4 oz. can black olives, finely chopped
  • 1/2
    cup pimento stuffed green olives, finely chopped
  • 1/2
    cup parmesan cheese, grated
  • 4
    tablespoons butter, room temp.
  • 1
    tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
  • 2
    cloves garlic, minced
  • 3/4
    cup monterey jack or mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • 1/4
    cup fresh italian flat leaf parsley, minced
  • 1
    loaf of crusty french bread

How to Make Olive Mozzarella and Garlic Crostini Appetizer


  1. In medium bowl, mix black and green olives, Parmesan cheese, butter, olive oil and garlic until blended. Stir in shredded cheese and parsley.
  2. Cut bread into 24 thin slices. Arrange bread slices on baking sheet(s) and spread with olive mixture.
  3. Broil 2-3 minutes or until bread is toasted at edges and olive mixture is bubbly.

Printable Recipe Card

About Olive Mozzarella and Garlic Crostini Appetizer

Show 11 Comments & Reviews

22 Cheers-Worthy Summer Cocktails

22 Cheers-Worthy Summer Cocktails

Get your shakers, blenders, and ice-makers ready! These cheers-worthy summer cocktails are the refreshing drink you need to beat the heat. No matter your drink of choice, we have a tasty adult beverage that’s sure to have you reaching for your cocktail glasses. Margaritas, mojitos, mint juleps, and a plethora of cocktails that don’t start […]

14 Summer Squash Recipes

14 Summer Squash Recipes

Summer produce is our favorite, especially summer squash! With so many delicious ways to prepare summer squash, it’s a healthy go-to ingredient during these warmer months. Yellow with a fat bottom that gets skinnier towards the neck, it’s very easy to differentiate summer squash from zucchini. No matter how you cut, cook or top it, […]

Grill a Special Meal for Father’s Day

Grill a Special Meal for Father’s Day

I have fond memories of my dad standing over the grill during the summer preparing a feast for the family. This Father’s Day, I plan to take over grilling duties from my husband and prepare a fantastic grilled meal. If you want to pick up the tongs, too, then check out these recipes. Cheryl Culver’s […]