Bruschetta with tomato and basil: A delicious but healthy appetizer

Bruschetta with tomato and basil

If you want to bring home Italian flavors, tomato and basil bruschettas are the perfect way to make it.

Italian cuisine is almost unthinkable without tomatoes, olive oil and basil. And there are so many delicious recipes out there that we often don’t know what to do first. With all this, for the most part, Italian dishes are not particularly complicated, so this is an added advantage for all those who love this cuisine.

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Bruschettas are one of the lightest dishes, and the variation on the theme is excessive. It all depends on your personal preferences, tastes and imagination. We’ve decided on a safe variant for today, and we present what it is below.

Bruschetta with tomato and basil


6 to 7 tomatoes
2 cloves of garlic
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
8 fresh basil leaves (or two tablespoons dry)
3/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon black pepper
1 baguette or French muffin
1/4 cup olive oil

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  1. Preheat oven to 230 degrees.
  2. Cut the tomatoes into small cubes and leave.
  3. Chop the basil and garlic and add to the tomatoes.
  4. Season the pepper and salt and sprinkle with a tablespoon of olive oil and balsamic vinegar.
  5. Well mixed.
  6. Cut the bread into thin slices. Grease each side with olive oil using a grease brush.
  7. Place the bread spread on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
  8. Place the bread in the preheated oven and bake for five minutes until the bread takes on a slight golden color.
  9. Remove from the oven and when the bread has cooled slightly, place a tablespoon of the tomato and basil mixture on top.
  10. Serve chilled with cheese and / or prosciutto (if you are not vegan).
  11. Nice! CGissemann / iStock / Getty Image Plus via Getty Images

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