Crostini Italiano

6
Lynn Socko

By
@lynnsocko

I bought some fresh Mozzarella last week, and this is on of two dishes I created for it!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
1 dzn
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

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1
loaf french bread, sliced and lightly toasted
3 oz
prosciutto
1 lb
fresh mozzarella slices
1 pt
cherry tomatoes (tomato garlic jelly)
2 large
portabellos, sliced, slightly cooked in butter
**fresh basil leaves
**butter, garlic infused olive oil
**salt and pepper to taste

How to Make Crostini Italiano

Step-by-Step

  • 1For tomato garlic jelly, cut 1 pint of cherry or grape tomatoes in half. Place in skillet with 1 1/2 TBL. of butter and 1 1/2 TBL. of garlic infused olive oil. saute for 20-30 min. Press on tomatoes with spoon or spatula frequently during cooking. Once cooked it should resemble jelly. If needed, drain excess juice.
  • 2Slice two large portabello mushrooms, saute in olive oil, or garlic infused olive oil until tender, about 10 min.
  • 3Butter and lightly toast one side of bread slices.
  • 4Place toasted side of crostini up, untoasted side on baking sheet. Place portabello slices, mozzarella, spread on tomato garlic jelly.
  • 5Place proscitto on top. Place on baking sheet and place in 400° oven just long enough for cheese to start melting. Remove from oven and sprinkle with chopped fresh basil.

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