Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis
Mediterranean Bruschetta
Total:
21 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
8 appetizer servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
21 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
8 appetizer servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 1 (1-pound) loaf ciabatta, cut into 1-inch wide slices
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1 (15-ounce) container whole milk ricotta
  • 2 large seeded and diced tomatoes
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped kalamata olives
  • 3 tablespoons freshly chopped basil leaves plus whole leaves, for garnish
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/2 lemon
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano

Directions

Preheat grill to medium-high heat.

Drizzle the bread with the olive oil and place onto preheated grill. Grill until golden brown, about 2 to 3 minutes per side.

In a medium bowl, combine ricotta, tomatoes, olives, basil, and salt and pepper.

Squeeze lemon over the bread. Sprinkle bread with oregano and salt and pepper, to taste.

Place ricotta mixture on top of the grilled bread, garnish with basil leaves and serve.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Mediterranean Bruschetta

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Bruschetta with Mediterranean Tomato Topping

Recipe courtesy of Emeril Lagasse

BLT Bruschetta

Recipe courtesy of Chuck Hughes

Bruschetta Pizzaiola

Recipe courtesy of Debi Mazar and Gabriele Corcos

Apricot and Chicken Bruschetta

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Mediterranean Medley

Recipe courtesy of Kellogg Company

Mediterranean Salad

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Bruschetta

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Cooking Tips 3 Videos

Step-by-step photos

Eggs 101: Poached 01:24

These easy steps will have you poaching eggs to perfection in no time.

Similar Topics:

On TV

Carnival Eats

10:30am | 9:30c

Carnival Eats

11am | 10c

Carnival Eats

11:30am | 10:30c

Carnival Eats

12pm | 11c

Carnival Eats

12:30pm | 11:30c

Carnival Eats

1pm | 12c

Carnival Eats

1:30pm | 12:30c

Carnival Eats

2:30pm | 1:30c

Carnival Eats

3:30pm | 2:30c

Good Eats

4pm | 3c

Good Eats

4:30pm | 3:30c

Good Eats

5pm | 4c

Good Eats

5:30pm | 4:30c

Good Eats

6pm | 5c

Good Eats

6:30pm | 5:30c

Good Eats

7pm | 6c

Good Eats

7:30pm | 6:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Cake Wars

8pm | 7c

Cake Wars

9pm | 8c

Cake Wars

10pm | 9c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Cake Wars

12am | 11c

Cake Wars

1am | 12c

Cake Wars

2am | 1c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c

So Much Pretty Food Here