Bruschetta With Caramelized Onion and Fresh Basil

Recipe by COOKGIRl
READY IN: 5mins
UNITS: US

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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven on BROIL.
  • Heat the butter and olive oil in a small skillet over medium heat. Add the onion and sugar; cook 15-20 minutes or until very soft and golden brown; stirring frequently. Remove from heat.
  • Cool mixture slightly then stir in the fresh basil.
  • Cut baguette into 1/2" slices. Place bread slices on a baking sheet.
  • Broil the bread for 2 minutes or until toasted. Watch oven carefully!
  • Divide and spread caramelized onion mixture over each bread slice. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese and season with fresh cracked black pepper.
  • Return to oven and broil for 1 minute or until cheese melts.
  • Garnish each slice with 1 or 2 fresh basil leaves if desired.