Tostadas With Goat Cheese and Salsa

Total Time
20mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 10 mins

From goodcooking by Chef John V This is light delicious and refreshing! It is suggested to serve this with cold drinks -- it makes a great pair with iced tea or a frosty margarita! yum!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 4 (8 inch) flour tortillas
  • 1 cup salsa (prepared salsa such as Pace thick and chunky)
  • 1 tablespoon fresh cilantro (chopped)
  • 12 cup goat cheese (crumbled)
  • 2 tablespoons chopped chives
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil, for baking sheets
  • jalapeno, sliced (optional)

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
  2. Lightly oil 2 baking sheets with olive oil. Arrange tortillas on the baking sheets.
  3. Spread salsa on the tortillas and sprinkle with cilantro. Top with goat cheese and chives.
  4. Bake for 8-10 minutes, or until the edges are golden. Cut each tostada into 4 wedges and serve hot as an appetizer.
  5. If you like it hot, add a few jalapeno slices to each wedge.
Most Helpful

I folded mine in half to make a delicious, crispy quesadilla and topped it with avocado slices for an amazing light lunch. The combonation of the salsa and goat cheese is just wonderfully unexpected. I will definitly have to experiment with putting goat cheese in mexican food more often. Just make sure you don't dive in and that you give it a minute to cool down - the goat cheese gets really hot! Thanks for the post!

sofie-a-toast June 27, 2011

This is one great, fast and easy recipe to throw together for a quick bite for unexpected guests or as a light snack. Made for PRMR.

Deantini March 16, 2010

Easy and yummy! I scaled back to one whole wheat tortilla. Yum! Thanks! Made for Everyday is a Holiday tag.

Sharon123 October 19, 2009