Roasted Cherry & Clementine Crostini

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In need of unique appetizer ? I’ve got you covered.  Vegan friendly and hearty, this recipe pairing Clementines and Tomatoes is sure to become a favorite. It is vegan and kid friendly.

This is what happens when I have items in my fridge that I don’t want to go to waste and I’m in need of a tasty snack.  I’m quite resourceful when it comes to odds and ends in the fridge. Creating this recipe was quite fun. Enter bread, balsamic and my oven. This simple recipe will be delight your taste buds and please a crowd if you’re entertaining. Roasting the veggies pulls out a sweetness that is unmatched. The tang of Balsamic adds a nice rounded touch what I’m calling “the duo of delight.”

Recipe below

Roasted Cherry & Clementine Crostini

  1. 10-15 Cherry Tomatoes Halved
  2. 12 Clementine Segments
  3. 1/3 cup Balsamic Vinegar
  4. Pinch of Salt
  5. Black Pepper
  6. 4 Tablespoons Butter (or vegan alternative)
  7. Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  8. 5 Slices of Bread
  1. Preheat Oven to 350
  2. Lightly Coat a sheet pan with Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  3. Toss Tomatoes and Clementine Segments in Balsamic Vinegar and Spread on sheet pan
  4. Season with Salt & Pepper
  5. Bake for 30-35 minutes until softened
  6. While the tomatoes and clementines roast
  7. Cut out rounds of bread slices, each piece should yield two rounds
  8. Melt butter in a saucepan
  9. Toast each round in butter until lightly golden and crisp
  10. Top each crostini round with Tomato and Clementine mixture
  11. Serve warm and enjoy!

Cherry Tomato & Clementine Crostini-

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