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Grilled Caprese Bruschetta

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Ingredients
  Ciabatta bread 1 Small, cut into 1 inch slices
  Mozzarella balls 8 Ounce, halved (About 20)
  Cherry tomatoes 1 Pint, halved
  Arugula 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Extra virgin olive oil 3 Tablespoon
  Balsamic vinegar 2 Teaspoon
  Basil leaves 20 Tablespoon, thinly sliced
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm)
  Salt To Taste
Directions

1. Combine 2 tbsp of oil and vinegar in a bowl. Season with salt and pepper. Toss in cheese, tomatoes, ½ the basil and arugula.

2. Lightly brush bread with evoo. Grill for 2-3 minutes on each side. Rub each slice with garlic clove

3. Spoon tomato mixture over bread. Finish with salt and pepper and left over basil.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Italian
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
20 Minutes
Servings: 
4
If you wish to keep your summer lunch nice and light lunch options, there is nothing better than bruschettas. Chef here uses the combination of fresh arugula, cherry tomatoes and mozzarella balls and you are sure to find this one completely irresistible. Garnish your bruschettas with this gorgeous salad or have it alone, with a glass of vintage red wine.

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 391 Calories from Fat 222

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 25 g37.9%

Saturated Fat 8.3 g41.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 44.8 mg14.9%

Sodium 659.4 mg27.5%

Total Carbohydrates 23 g7.7%

Dietary Fiber 2.8 g11.1%

Sugars 5.2 g

Protein 18 g36.8%

Vitamin A 105.7% Vitamin C 58.6%

Calcium 45.7% Iron 18.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

2 Comments

shantihhh's picture
YES! We have been making Bruschtta with our bounty of Heirloom Tomatoes from our garden-such fun with the rainbow of colours!
Food.Recon's picture
Top notch all the way!!!
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