1 cup Muir Glen Organic drained, diced tomatoes
2 tablespoons fresh basil leaves, chopped
1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
2 cloves garlic
1 baguette, sliced and toasted
2 tablespoons romano cheese, grated
grind black pepper, freshly ground
Simple, elegant and so flavorful, this appetizer is ready to serve in about 10 minutes.
Preparation & Directions
Slice baguette into 1/2" slices and lightly toast. Rub each piece of toast with raw garlic and set aside.
Drain tomatoes. In medium bowl, mix tomatoes, basil and olive oil. Season to taste with salt and freshly ground black pepper.
Spoon mixture onto toasted, garlic-rubbed bread slices.
Sprinkle with grated romano cheese. Serve immediately.
This recipe is also wonderful with diced fire roasted Muir Glen Organic tomatoes!