Bruschetta Topped with Garlic Tomatoes and Basil
( SERVES 6 )
- To make bruschetta, thickly slice the bread and drizzle with olive oil. Barbecue, chargrill or grill bread to toast. Rub toasted bread with the cut side of the garlic to flavour.
- Top bruschetta with some halved cherry tomatoes seasoned with salt and pepper. Add basil leaves to garnish. Serves 6 as an appetiser.
Tip: Italian for toast, bruschetta are slices of crusty, toasted or chargrilled bread, drizzled with olive oil and rubbed with garlic. Bruschetta make a tasty base for many different toppings, such as tomatoes, mozzarella, parmesan or Italian-style dips like pesto.