Serves 4 | on Garlicky Crostini
This balsamic bruschetta packs a summery flavour punch with fresh tomatoes, savoury pine nuts and sweet balsamic glaze. Everything sits high atop golden garlicky crostini that's easy to pop in your mouth.
Produced in a facility that processes milk, sesame, eggs, fish, shellfish, crustaceans, mustard, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, soybean and sulphites.
(Contains Gluten, Barley)
(Contains Pine nuts/Noix de pin)
Not included in your delivery
Before starting, preheat the oven to broil. Wash and dry all produce. Peel, then finely chop shallot.Cut tomatoes into 1/4-inch pieces.Cut baguette into 1/2-inch slices.Peel, then mince or grate garlic.Roughly chop parsley.
Add tomatoes, shallots, half the parsley, balsamic glaze, balsamic vinegar and 2 tbsp oil to a medium bowl. Season with 1/4 tsp salt and 1/4 tsp pepper, then stir to combine. Set aside. Add garlic and 2 tbsp oil to a small bowl. Season with salt and pepper, then whisk to combine. Brush garlic oil evenly over baguette slices.
Transfer baguette slices to a parchment lined-baking sheet. Broil in the top of the oven until golden brown and crisp, 2-3 min. (NOTE: Keep an eye on crostini so they don't burn!)Remove crostini from the oven and set aside to cool. Heat a large non-stick pan over medium-high heat. When hot, add pine nuts to the dry pan. Toast, stirring often, until golden brown, 4-5 min. (TIP: Keep your eye on them so they don't burn!) Transfer to a plate.
When you're ready to serve, transfer crostini to a serving platter or large plate. Divide balsamic tomato mixture over top of crostini. Sprinkle toasted pine nuts and remaining parsley over top.