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Parmesan Bruschetta with Mushroom Ragu Recipe

Parmesan Bruschetta with Mushroom Ragu Recipe

Recipe provided by KRAFT®
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 30 min. YIELD:18 servings


  • 2 cups hot water
  • 1 package (1 oz.) dried porcini mushrooms
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil, divided
  • 1/2 pound each fresh cremini mushrooms and shiitake mushrooms, cut in half
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • 1/2 cup KRAFT® Grated Parmesan Cheese, divided
  • 1 can (14.5 oz.) HUNT'S® Diced Tomatoes, undrained
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh thyme
  • 1 French bread baguette (1 lb.), ends trimmed, baguette cut into 18 slices


  • 1. ADD hot water to dried mushrooms in bowl; let stand 15 min. Meanwhile, heat 1 Tbsp. oil in large skillet on medium heat. Add fresh mushrooms, onions, crushed pepper and 1/4 cup cheese; mix well. Cook 10 min., stirring frequently.
  • 2. ADD soaked mushrooms (with liquid) to skillet along with the tomatoes and thyme; stir. Bring to boil; simmer on medium-low heat 10 min., stirring frequently.
  • 3. MEANWHILE, heat oven to 425°F. Place bread slices in single layer on baking sheet. Brush with remaining oil; sprinkle with remaining cheese. Bake 10 min.
  • 4. SPOON mushroom mixture onto toast slices just before serving. Yield: 18 servings.