Cookbook:Fresh Mozzarella Bruschetta

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Fresh Mozzarella Bruschetta
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Category Appetizer recipes
Servings 24 servings
Time 15 minutes
Difficulty

Cookbook | Ingredients | Recipes | Appetizers

Bruschette are small, open-faced sandwiches of tomato and mozzarella cheese. They are delicious, quick and easy to make, and perfect appetizers.

Ingredients[edit | edit source]

For about 24 Bruschette:

Procedure[edit | edit source]

  1. Cut Bread into ½" (1.27cm) slices on the diagonal.
  2. Lightly toast bread in the oven on both sides.
  3. Cut tomatoes into ¼ inch (0.75cm) slices and place one on each slice of bread.
  4. Cut mozzarella balls into ¼ inch (0.75cm) slices and place on top of tomato.
  5. Chop basil into thin strips and sprinkle on top with the oregano.
  6. Combine olive oil and balsamic vinegar (to taste) in small bowl
  7. Drizzle with mixture and sprinkle with salt and pepper.

Notes, tips, and variations[edit | edit source]

  • An optional re-toasting with toppings on will make the mozzarella melt and be even more delicious
  • Authentic Italian Bruschetta begins with rubbing roasted garlic cloves on the toasted bread slices