Pomegranate Pistachio Crostini Recipe

Pomegranate Pistachio Crostini Recipe
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Pomegranate Pistachio Crostini Recipe

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Pomegranate seeds intrigued me, so I sliced French bread, smeared it with cream cheese and added seeds, pistachios and chocolate. That’s how you make crostini for the holidays. —Elisabeth Larsen, Pleasant Grove, Utah
MAKES:
36 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES:
36 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 30 min.

Ingredients

  • 36 slices French bread baguette (1/4 inch thick)
  • 1 tablespoon butter, melted
  • 4 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 2 tablespoons orange juice
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 cup pomegranate seeds
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped pistachios
  • 2 ounces dark chocolate candy bar, grated

Directions

Preheat oven to 400°. Arrange bread slices on an ungreased baking sheet; brush tops with butter. Bake until lightly toasted, 4-6 minutes. Remove from pan to a wire rack to cool.
Beat cream cheese, orange juice and honey until blended; spread over toasts. Top with remaining ingredients. Yield: 3 dozen.
Originally published as Pomegranate Pistachio Crostini in Simple & Delicious December/January 2015

Nutritional Facts

1 appetizer: 44 calories, 3g fat (1g saturated fat), 5mg cholesterol, 46mg sodium, 5g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 0 fiber), 1g protein.

  • 36 slices French bread baguette (1/4 inch thick)
  • 1 tablespoon butter, melted
  • 4 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 2 tablespoons orange juice
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 cup pomegranate seeds
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped pistachios
  • 2 ounces dark chocolate candy bar, grated
  1. Preheat oven to 400°. Arrange bread slices on an ungreased baking sheet; brush tops with butter. Bake until lightly toasted, 4-6 minutes. Remove from pan to a wire rack to cool.
  2. Beat cream cheese, orange juice and honey until blended; spread over toasts. Top with remaining ingredients. Yield: 3 dozen.
Originally published as Pomegranate Pistachio Crostini in Simple & Delicious December/January 2015

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