Add the whipped cream cheese and crumbled gorgonzola. That is all it needed--cheese tomato fresh basil and fresh garlic. Place in refrigerator to rest and cool. If you're feeling savory, drizzle with olive oil and cracked pepper or top with tomato-anchovy salad or roasted broccoli rabe. Pulse until coarsley chopped but not pureed. A medley of green olives, cauliflower, celery, carrots, roasted red peppers, banana peppers, olive oil, capers, oregano, granulated garlic & crushed red peppers. Combine Feta and cream cheese until smooth. Right before serving, spread crostini with cream cheese mixture and top with olive tomato tapenade. How to Serve Olive Bruschetta. Preheat oven to 375° F. Place bread slices on baking sheet. Lightly brush tops of bread slices with olive oil. Lightly brush one side of each bread slice with olive oil. AMAZING! I reduced the recipe for 1 (just me and my wine) and so only made 4 pieces of bruschetta. This cream cheese and tomato bruschetta we have an extra texture from the smoothness of the cheese making it extra interesting. Want to go sweet? Put remaining garlic cloves, olives and sun-dried tomatoes in bowl of food processor. Wrap up garlic and roast in oven for about 30 minutes, or until soft. If there's a tasty appetizer that everyone enjoys it's bruschetta. Directions Preheat oven to 400. I also sliced an italian loaf of bread and broiled it on both sides. It's fresh and has that lovely piece of toasted bread for a base. Drizzle with olive oil. When cool, combine with softened cream cheese. Remove roasted garlic from the oven, remove peel and puree until smooth. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Olive Oil: Brush the oil over top of each slice of bread. Meanwhile, in a small bowl, mix olives, garlic, and dressing. Delicious on crackers or with bow-tie pasta to make a savory pasta salad. Make sure it is room temperature when you’re ready to serve. Creamy ricotta cheese makes a delicious base for all kinds of crostini. 2 Tbsp olive oil for brushing, in a small bowl 1 Tbsp fresh basil, minced (optional) 1 tub or block of cream cheese 1 jar sliced roasted red peppers, drained. Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until lightly browned and crisp. Baguette: Slice the bread into thin even slices. Serve immediately. Spread cream cheese evenly over toast slices. Finely chop the garlic stuffed olives and place in a mixing bowl. Bruschetta with Cream Cheese, Arugula, Tomato, Pepper and Anchovies O Meu Tempero bread, yellow pepper, olive oil, cream cheese, arugula, garlic and 3 more Summer Sausage Bruschetta Hillshire Farm You can either spread the bruschetta on baguette slices or have your guests spread the bruschetta on toasted baguette slices themselves. We also love adding salty salami, roasted tomatoes, or rosemary-flavored lima beans. Place in the oven for about 3 minutes to soften the cheese and warm the olives. Our Olive Bruschetta is a favorite with fresh Mozzarella cheese on fresh-baked Italian bread. Roma Tomatoes: Freshly diced ripe tomatoes. Combine thoroughly. I drizzled a lil olive oil over the toasted bread for extra savory flavor. Remove bread from oven and set aside. Bruschetta Ingredients: Simple ingredients making a sweet and savory appetizer. You can make olive bruschetta the day before serving and place it in an airtight container. Toast the bread slightly and set aside. Mozzarella Cheese: Shredded cheese lays smoothly overtop of the tomato mixture and softens with the warm bread. Slice bread, 1/2 inch thick, on the bias. Divide the olive-cheese mixture amongst the bread slices and place them in a single layer on a baking sheet. Slice basil in ribbons and stir into tapenade. On top we're also adding son basil and balsamic glaze.