Roasted Red Bell Pepper Bruschetta

Looking for an appetizer idea? Then check out these delicious bell pepper bruschettas that are ready in just 15 minutes!

  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 15 min
  • ingredients 9
  • servings 16

Ingredients

16
diagonal slices baguette French bread, 1/2 inch thick
About 1/4 cup olive oil
8
to 10 large cloves garlic
1
jar (7 oz) roasted red bell peppers
2
tablespoons chopped flat-leaf (Italian) parsley or 1 teaspoon parsley flakes
2
tablespoons shredded Parmesan cheese
1
tablespoon olive oil
1/4
teaspoon salt
1/4
teaspoon pepper
  • 1 Heat the oven to 375°F. Place the bread slices on an ungreased cookie sheet. Drizzle about 1 teaspoon olive oil (of the 1/4 cup olive oil) on each bread slice. Bake about 4 minutes or until golden brown. Turn bread over; bake about 4 minutes longer or until golden brown.
  • 2 Cut each garlic clove in half; rub cut sides over tops and sides of toasted bread slices. Discard garlic.
  • 3 Drain the red peppers in a strainer in the sink. Cut the peppers into 1/2-inch strips. In a medium bowl, mix the peppers, parsley, Parmesan cheese, 1 tablespoon olive oil, the salt and pepper. Spoon onto toast.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Appetizer
    Calories
    70
    (
    Calories from Fat
    45),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    5g
    5%
    (Saturated Fat
    1g,
    1%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    0mg
    0%;
    Sodium
    110mg
    110%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    6g
    6%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Protein
    1g
    1%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    10%;
    Vitamin C
    30%;
    Calcium
    2%;
    Iron
    2%;
    Exchanges:
    1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1/2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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