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Photo: Hector Sanchez; Styling: Gerri Williams Photo by: Photo: Hector Sanchez; Styling: Gerri Williams

Bruschetta with Peppers and Pepperoni

Peppers and pepperoni bring new flavors to Bruschetta with Peppers and Pepperoni. For a bolder taste, roast peppers in the oven instead of in the pan for this classic anitpasti dish.

All You JANUARY 2013

  • Yield: Serves: 4
  • Cook time: 12 Minutes
  • Prep time: 10 Minutes
  • Cost Per Serving:$2.77


  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 2 red bell peppers, seeded and chopped
  • 4 ounces pepperoni, diced
  • 8 1-inch-thick slices country bread
  • 6 cups baby arugula or spinach (about 5 oz.)


1. Warm oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add onion and cook, stirring occasionally, until softened, about 3 minutes. Add peppers and sauté until softened, 5 to 7 minutes. Add pepperoni and cook, stirring, for 1 minute.

2. While pepper mixture is cooking, lightly toast bread slices in toaster oven.

3. Stir arugula into pepper mixture until it just begins to wilt slightly. Pile pepper mixture on top of bread slices and serve.

Nutritional Information

Amount per serving
  • Calories: 498
  • Fat: 25g
  • Saturated fat: 7g
  • Protein: 16g
  • Carbohydrate: 53g
  • Fiber: 7g
  • Cholesterol: 33mg
  • Sodium: 891mg