Mediterranean Crostini ( Microwave Recipes)

Mediterranean Crostini ( Microwave Recipes)

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This delicious olive, cheese and tomato topped bread is perfect for parties, buffets and makes a welcome appetizer. It also makes a perfect accompaniment to pasta, soup or any other continental main course.

Mediterranean Crostini ( Microwave Recipes) recipe - How to make Mediterranean Crostini ( Microwave Recipes)

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 6 crostinis
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Ingredients


6 baguette
1/4 cup sliced black olives
1/4 cup grated processed cheese
1 tbsp butter

To Be Mixed Together For The Marinated Tomatoes
12 thin slices of tomatoes
1 tsp chopped basil
1/2 tsp chopped garlic (lehsun)
1 tsp olive oil
salt to taste
freshly crushed freshly ground black pepper powder to taste

Method
    Main procedure
  1. Butter the bread slices. Top each slice with 2 slices of the marinated tomatoes.
  2. Sprinkle with the olives and cheese and microwave on high for 30 seconds.
  3. Serve hot.

Tips
  1. VARIATION : FOR THE GRILL OPTION
  2. At step 1, pre-heat the oven to 250°C (500°F) and bake the bread slices for 3 minutes before adding the topping.
Nutrient values per crostini
Energy109 cal
Protein3.5 g
Carbohydrates13.8 g
Fiber2.9 g
Fat4.4 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Vitamin A644.8 mcg
Vitamin B10.2 mg
Vitamin B20.1 mg
Vitamin B30.9 mg
Vitamin C43.2 mg
Folic Acid48 mcg
Calcium105.6 mg
Iron1.4 mg
Magnesium0 mg
Phosphorus0 mg
Sodium38.1 mg
Potassium247.8 mg
Zinc0.1 mg

Reviews

Mediterranean Crostini ( Microwave Recipes)
 on 08 Dec 10 12:32 AM
5

its a nice snack item! very European indeed! Loved the olives and marinated veggies!