Toasted Crostini

Simple, tasty snack, or app.

Serves 4:

  • 1 loaf of french bread
  • 1 tomato
  • 1/4 cup capers
  • 1 tbs basil
  • 3 tbs olive oil
  • 1 tbs balsamic
  • 4 chives / green onions chopped
  • 1/4 cup shaved cheese (moz, parm)
  • Slice french bread on the bias 1/4 – 1/2 thick. Chop tomato, mix all¬†everything¬†except cheese. Arrange sliced bread on cookie sheet. Depending if bread is really crusty, or not. Toast bread under the broiler till a bit brown. Flip over toasted bread, and top bread with tomato mixture. Top with cheese. Place under broiler for about 5 minutes. Until cheese is melted, toping is heated, and bread is crispy. This takes a keen eye, so don’t walk away.