Tomato Bruschetta Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Tomato Bruschetta Recipe
  • READY IN 40 mins

Tomato Bruschetta

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"This recipe has been modified slightly over tim, but is always a winner, whether for an appetizer or main dish. It even works with winter store-bought tomatoes. The vinegar and basil bring out the flavors."

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Original recipe makes 10 servings Change Servings
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Directions

  1. Combine tomatoes, bell pepper, onion, balsamic vinegar, 1/4 cup olive oil, basil, and garlic; let tomato mixture rest for 15 to 30 minutes.
  2. Set oven rack about 6 inches from the heat source and preheat the oven's broiler.
  3. Arrange French bread slices on a large baking sheet; drizzle with 1/4 cup olive oil.
  4. Toast bread in preheated oven until lightly browned, about 1 minute on each side. Top bread slices with tomato mixture using a slotted spoon, allowing excess liquid to drain. Return bread to baking sheet and sprinkle with mozzarella cheese.
  5. Broil in preheated oven until cheese melts, about 3 minutes. Serve immediately.
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  • PREP 20 mins
  • COOK 5 mins
  • READY IN 40 mins
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Reviews More Reviews

Jan 08, 2013

Just REALLY good! The next time that I make this, I'll try using white balsamic because you will lose the vibrant red color if it sits too long. White is milder in flavor, but it would be worth it to keep this bruschetta's eye appeal.

 
Jun 29, 2014

Yum! I have cherry tomatoes and basil growing out my ears this year. This was a great recipe to use them in. It's an easy recipe to use what's growing in your garden. I have mild banana instead of red bell and white sweet onion instead of purple. Fresh parm instead of mozz. I know I changed a few things, but I still think the simple elegance of the dish shines. Easy and delish!

 

4 Ratings

Oct 31, 2013

This was super tasty even after I modified it. who doesn't? took out the oil and cheese to make it healthier and let it sit. Even used dried basil and onion as I made this last minute and it was very good. Didn't have any red pepper on hand so ommitted it as well. will definitely make again.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 248 kcal
  • 12%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 28.8 g
  • 9%
  • Cholesterol
  • 2 mg
  • < 1%
  • Fat
  • 12.2 g
  • 19%
  • Fiber
  • 1.8 g
  • 7%
  • Protein
  • 6.5 g
  • 13%
  • Sodium
  • 313 mg
  • 13%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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