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Grilled Bruschetta with Ricotta and Edamame

Photo: Kate Sears; Styling: Gerri Williams
Prep time 10 mins
Cook time 5 mins
Yield Serves 4
Grilled Bruschetta with Ricotta and Edamame is a fun and easy dinner treat! Add volume to the meal with sliced tomatoes or a spinach salad on the side.

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups frozen shelled edamame
  • 8 slices country-style bread
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 clove garlic, peeled
  • 1 1/4 cups part-skim ricotta
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh mint
  • Salt

Nutrition Information

  • calories 476
  • fat 19 g
  • satfat 6 g
  • protein 23 g
  • carbohydrate 53 g
  • fiber 6 g
  • cholesterol 24 mg
  • sodium 754 mg

How to Make It

  1. Preheat grill to medium. Place edamame in a colander and rinse under hot tap water to defrost. Drain well on paper towels.

  2. Oil grill, place bread on grates and cook until lightly toasted on both sides, turning once, about 1 minute total. Brush one side of each bread slice with olive oil and rub with garlic. Spread ricotta over garlic-rubbed sides; top with edamame. Sprinkle mint over bruschetta, season lightly with salt and serve immediately.

Also appeared in: All You, None, 2014, Back to School Special;