Melissa Kaylene: {Oh So} Easy Italian Appetizer

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

{Oh So} Easy Italian Appetizer

Hey! I hope everyone is having a fab week! It's flying by here.
I just want to thank everyone who has been so kind to comment on my posts lately, I love reading them!
As I was loading these pictures for this post, it occured to me that I have been showing lots of recipes the past couple weeks. It's probably because cooking is something that pretty much has to be done daily whether I want to or not. So every now and then I try to get a little bit creative because I tend to fall into food ruts, and as much as I love cooking, I get tired of my own cooking, and bored. One of these days I'll show off some more crafts and organizing ;)

Today I have a simple, tasty appetizer that is a slight twist to the classic tomato basil bruschetta, because instead of bruschetta I used cresent roll dough.

Easy Italian Appetizer

ingredients:

fresh basil
red onion
roma tomatoe
mozzarella cheese (fresh would be delicious, but I didn't have any)
crescent rolls
balsamic vinegar

Unroll crescent rolls and flatten together on a baking sheet.
Thinly slice mozzarella and cover dough
slice Tomato, onions, and layer on top of cheese
top with basil and drizzle balsamic vinegar.

Bake @ 350 for approx 15-20 min, until crust is golden brown.

I topped mine with more fresh basil after it was done baking.
Cut into squares and serve on platter drizzles with more balsamic.

Enjoy :)

 












14 comments:

  1. hi, i'm following the welcome wednesday blog hop. i would love for you to visit my blog and follow if you like it

    http://www.blackinkpaperie.com

    thanks
    new follower bev

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    1. Hi Bev, I tried your site and only kept getting a Go Daddy page.

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  2. Another great recipe! I love how you keep them so simple, and so yummy! I think you should offer a small cooking class! Seriously!

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  3. This looks delicious! I can't wait to try it. I'll feature it on my blog and be sure to refer back to you :) New follower! Yay for being blog friends!

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  4. Hi! Visiting from Inspiration Friday! Your recipe looks delicious and easy to make. I love anything with fresh basil. Yum!

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  5. Saw your link on Six Sisters. This looks great.

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  6. That looks really simple and delicious. Thanks for sharing !

    http://myfroley.blogspot.com/

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  7. This looks sooooo good!! Thanks so much for the recipe! Have an awesome Saturday! (:

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  8. This looks delicious!
    xx
    http://laurenjadem.blogspot.co.uk

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  9. Yum! That looks amazing! I'm hungry now. :O
    Dropping by from VWB and hope you'll come and visit me! :)
    Holly
    excitingholly.blogspot.com

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  10. This looks so good, & my basil & other herbs are actually thriving in this AZ heat! Strange, I know!
    CAS

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  11. Ooh that looks tasty! Saying "Hi!" from the Mom's Monday Mingle. New follower! :)

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  12. Stopped by to say Hi from the Tip Me Tuesday Link Party! You can visit me at www.retroreduxgallery.com! This looks very yummy!

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  13. Thanks so much for sharing this recipe at my Say G'day Saturday Linky Party. I've just pinned it and shared it on Google+

    This week's party has started so please pop by and say g'day of you have a minute!

    Best wishes,
    Natasha in Oz

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