Mexican Bruschetta

7
Vera Cardia

By
@bedda33

Add a little twist to the common bruschetta (which I love as much) but with a little kick. Enjoy!

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Traditionally bruschetta has Italian flavors, but Vera's twist is delicioso! The cilantro and diced pepper definitely give it a Mexican flare. It's super refreshing and on the spicy side. A simple appetizer for your summer parties. The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6-8
Prep:
10 Min

Ingredients

  • 5
    chopped tomatoes
  • 8 or more
    slices of French or Italian bread toasted or grilled
  • bunch
    cilantro, fresh finally chopped
  • 2 clove
    garlic
  • ·
    olive oil
  • ·
    hot red pepper or jalapeno
  • ·
    salt to taste (about 1/2 tsp)

How to Make Mexican Bruschetta

Step-by-Step

  1. Finely chop the tomatoes, garlic, hot red pepper (or jalapeno), and cilantro. If fresh red pepper is not available, red pepper powder will do.
  2. Place in a bowl. Add oilve oil and salt.
  3. Grill or toast the sliced bread.
  4. Place some tomato mix over the bread and serve immediately to avoid the bread becoming soggy.
  5. Garnish with cilantro leaves. Yum!

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About Mexican Bruschetta

Course/Dish: Other Appetizers
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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