Bruschetta

Muir Glen Bruschetta

Ingredients

1 23 oz jar Muir Glen Organic Diced Plum Tomatoes, drained

1 23 oz jar Muir Glen Organic Diced Plum Tomatoes, drained

2 tablespoons fresh basil leaves, chopped

2 tablespoons fresh basil leaves, chopped

4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil

4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil

2 cloves garlic

2 cloves garlic

1 baguette, sliced and toasted

1 baguette, sliced and toasted

2 tablespoons romano or parmesan cheese, grated

2 tablespoons romano or parmesan cheese, grated

pinch salt

pinch salt

grind black pepper, freshly ground

grind black pepper, freshly ground
Prep time: 10 minutes PT0H10M  |  Total time: 10 minutes PT0H10M
16 appetizers

Simple, elegant and so flavorful, this appetizer is ready to serve in about 10 minutes.

Preparation & Directions

  1. Slice baguette into 1/2" slices, drizzle with 2 tablespoons olive oil and lightly toast. Rub each piece of toast with raw garlic and set aside.

  2. Drain tomatoes (save the juice for another use, like soup).  In medium bowl, mix tomatoes, basil and 2 tablespoons olive oil.  Season to taste with salt and freshly ground black pepper.

  3. Spoon mixture onto toasted, garlic-rubbed bread slices.

  4. Sprinkle with grated romano cheese. Serve immediately.

This recipe is also wonderful with diced fire roasted Muir Glen Organic tomatoes!