Garlic Tomato Bruschetta


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This appetizer or side dish makes a crispy complement to any Italian entree. I just started with my grandmother's bruschetta recipe and added fresh tomatoes! It's one of the yummiest bruschetta recipes I've found. -Jean Franzoni, Rutland, Vermont

Recipe From

Provided by Taste of Home

Categories     Appetizers

Time 30m

Yield 12 servings.

Number Of Ingredients 8

1/4 cup olive oil
3 tablespoons chopped fresh basil
3 to 4 garlic cloves, minced
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
4 medium tomatoes, diced
2 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
1 loaf (1 pound) unsliced French bread
Calories 156 calories
Fat6g fat (1g saturated fat)
Cholesterol1mg cholesterol
Sodium347mg sodium
Carbohydrate22g carbohydrate (0 sugars
Fiber1g fiber)
Protein4g protein.


  • In a large bowl, combine oil, basil, garlic, salt and pepper. Add tomatoes and toss gently. Sprinkle with cheese. Refrigerate at least 1 hour. , Bring to room temperature before serving. Cut bread into 24 slices; toast under broiler until lightly browned. Top with tomato mixture. Serve immediately.


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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.

Recipe From

Provided by Joy Andrews

Categories     Appetizers and Snacks     Bruschetta Recipes

Time 40m

Yield 10

Number Of Ingredients 10

2 large tomatoes, diced
½ cup finely chopped red bell pepper
¼ cup finely chopped red onion
¼ cup balsamic vinegar
¼ cup olive oil
10 leaves fresh basil, chopped
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 (1 pound) loaf French bread, cut into 1/4-inch slices
¼ cup olive oil
¼ cup shredded mozzarella cheese
Calories247.6 calories
Carbohydrate28.8 g
Cholesterol1.8 mg
Fat12.2 g
Fiber1.8 g
Protein6.5 g
SaturatedFat2 g
Sodium312.8 mg
Sugar3.5 g


  • Combine tomatoes, bell pepper, onion, balsamic vinegar, 1/4 cup olive oil, basil, and garlic; let tomato mixture rest for 15 to 30 minutes.
  • Set oven rack about 6 inches from the heat source and preheat the oven's broiler.
  • Arrange French bread slices on a large baking sheet; drizzle with 1/4 cup olive oil.
  • 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.
  • Broil in preheated oven until cheese melts, about 3 minutes. Serve immediately.

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