So-Easy-An-Idiot-Could-Make-It Bruschetta

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Teresa Jacobson

By
@foundmyzen

My hubby gets credit for the title! I told him how to make this over the phone and he says I said something about "Even an idiot can make this" -- which I of course deny! But now he calls it that. The best part about this bruschetta is EVERYTHING! But a cautionary note...this is NOT low-cal!! However, if you want to WOW a guest, this easy appetizer or snack is a sure-thing!

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
4-8
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

8
thick slices of french or italian bread
1/2 c
butter (no substitutions)
1-2
roma tomatoes, diced
2
mozzarella cheese sticks, diced
1/2 Tbsp
chopped fresh basil
2 Tbsp
olive oil

How to Make So-Easy-An-Idiot-Could-Make-It Bruschetta

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
  • 2In a large skillet, melt butter. Dip each side of each slice of bread in melted butter. Grill each side of bread in skillet; remove to baking sheet.
  • 3In a small bowl, toss tomatoes, mozzarella, and chopped basil with olive oil.
  • 4Spread 1-2 tablespoons of tomato mixture onto each slice of bread.
  • 5Bake in preheated oven for 5-10 minutes until cheese is just beginning to melt. Serve immediately as an appetizer or a side dish.

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About So-Easy-An-Idiot-Could-Make-It Bruschetta

Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: Italian