Panzanella Bruschetta

READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by Barb G.

This is like a salad served on a baguetta-style French bread, not your regular bruschetta. Toasts can be made in advance. Recipe courtesy

Top Review by DoubleAs Mom

I've made this quite a few times over the years and it really is a crowd pleaser! Very different!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees; For toasts; lightly brush both sides of bread slices with the 2 tablespoons olive oil; Place slices on an ungreased (Release, foil lined for easy clean-up)baking sheet.
  2. Bake in preheated oven about 5 minutes or until toasts are crisp and edges are lightly browned, turning once;If desired, place the cooled toasts in an airtight container and store at room temperature up to 24 hours(Plastic bag works great).
  3. For salad: in a salad bowl, combine greens, tomatoes, Parmesan cheese, cucumber, red onion, basil, capers, and garlic; sprinkle the vinegar, the 2 teaspoons olive oil, salt and black pepper over the greens mixture, tossing to coat well; let set for 15 to 30 minutes to allow flavors to blend; To serve, top each toast with some of the salad and ENJOY.

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