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This is the perfect party appetizer. With its combination of fresh mozzarella, basil and other Italian themed ingredients, Caprese Toasts will go fast, so make plenty!
What You'll Need
- 1 loaf French or Italian bread, cut into 1/4-inch slices
- 1/2 cup olive oil
- 2 tablespoons chopped fresh garlic
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1 1/2 cups tomato basil sauce, warmed
- 1 (8-ounce) fresh mozzarella ball, cut into thin slices
- 1/2 cup chopped fresh basil
What to Do
- Preheat the broiler.
- Place bread slices on 2 baking sheets.
- In a bowl, combine olive oil, garlic, and salt; mix well. Brush mixture on each slice of bread and broil 2 to 4 minutes, or until golden.
- Remove bread slices from oven and place one slice of mozzarella cheese on each. Broil 1 minute, or until cheese is slightly melted.
- Remove from oven, spoon an equal amount of warm tomato–basil sauce on each slice, and top with chopped fresh basil. Serve immediately.
Makes about 2 dozen pieces.
Recipe adapted from and courtesy of Barilla
Nutritional InformationShow More
Servings Per Recipe: 12
- Calories 219
- Calories from Fat 133
- Total Fat 15g 23 %
- Saturated Fat 4.4g 22 %
- Trans Fat 0.0g 0 %
- Protein 6.9g 14 %
- Cholesterol 17mg 6 %
- Sodium 361mg 15 %
- Total Carbohydrates 15g 5 %
- Dietary Fiber 1.0g 4 %
- Sugars 1.7g 0 %
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