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Monday, July 7, 2008

Breakfast Bruschetta with Strawberries and Tangy Cream

I'm going out and buying stuff to make this today. It looks so delicious!

Combine, Sprinkle With, And Broil:
2 Tablespoons sugar
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
2 small ciabatta rolls or one small loaf, split, buttered on cut sides, and halved diagonally

Toss Together; Stir Together:
1 cup fresh strawberries, hulled and diced
2 Tablespoons sugar
1 Tablespoon chopped fresh basil leaves
Juice of 1/2 a lemon
1/4 cup sour cream
2 Tablespoons plain yogurt
2 teaspoons honey
1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract

Garnish Bruschetta With:
Sprigs of fresh basil

Preheat broiler to High with rack 6" from the heating element.

Combine sugar and cinnamon in a dish. Sprinkle mixture on buttered sides of bread, then broil on a baking sheet until toasted, 2-3 minutes.

Toss strawberries with sugar, basil and lemon juice. Stir sour cream, yogurt, honey and vanilla together in a separate bowl. To assemble bruschetta, spoon 2 Tablespoons berries with juice on each piece of toast; dollop with 1 teaspoon sour cream mixture.

Garnish with basil before serving.