Bruschetta / Fettunta (grilled bread)
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Categories: Dairy Free, Kids, Quick and Easy, Healthy, Vegetarian Gluten free*use gluten free bread
Bruschetta can be served plain or topped with many different toppings such as vegetables, cheese or meat. It is also served as an accompaniment to soups and main courses.
Recipe type: Antipasto (Starter)
Cuisine: Multi-regional
Serves: 4 servings
  • 8 slices of crusty bread, cut 1 cm thick
  • 1 clove garlic, smashed
  • extra virgin olive oil for drizzling, the best quality possible
  • Sea salt
  1. Heat a barbecue or a hot cast iron grill pan. Grill the bread until toasted and black lines appear. Turn over and repeat.
  2. Remove the bread from the pan and while still hot, rub the smashed garlic gently on the bread being careful not to crush the bread. Drizzle the bread with olive oil and sprinkle with a pinch of salt. Serve hot.
Recipe by Living a Life in Colour at