Goblin Bruschetta

Enjoy these quick and easy bruschetta’s – a tasty Italian appetizer recipe ready in 15 minutes. Perfect for Halloween.

  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 15 min
  • ingredients 12
  • servings 16

Ingredients

16
slices (1/2 inch thick) baguette French bread
2
cloves garlic, peeled
1 1/2
cups loosely packed fresh cilantro leaves
1/3
cup pumpkin seeds (pepitas), roasted, salted
1/3
cup crumbled cotija (white Mexican) cheese
1/3
cup olive oil
1
teaspoon grated lime peel
1/2
teaspoon ground cumin
1/4
teaspoon salt
1/4
teaspoon ground red pepper (cayenne)
1
jalapeño chile, seeded, chopped
Additional roasted pumpkin seeds, if desired
  • 1 Heat oven to 450°F. Place bread slices on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 7 to 10 minutes, turning once, until toasted.
  • 2 Meanwhile, in food processor, place garlic. Cover; process until finely chopped. Add remaining ingredients except additional pumpkin seeds. Cover; process until smooth.
  • 3 Spread mixture on toasted bread slices. Garnish with additional pumpkin seeds.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    155
    ,
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    7g
    7%
    (Saturated Fat
    1g,
    1%
    ),
    Sodium
    214mg
    214%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    19g
    19%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
    ),
    Protein
    5g
    5%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    1 1/2 Starch; 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1 1/2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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