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Italian Bread with Tomato Appetizers

Prep time 15 mins
Cook time 1 min
Yield 18 appetizers


  • 3 medium tomatoes, seeded and finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped red onion
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh basil leaves
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper (optional)
  • 8 tablespoons Wish-Bone® Italian Dressing, divided
  • 1 loaf Italian or French bread (about 18 in. long)

How to Make It

  1. Combine tomatoes, onion, basil, pepper and 2 tablespoons Wish-Bone® Italian Dressing in small bowl; set aside.

    Slice bread diagonally into 18 slices. Brush 1 side of each slice with remaining 6 tablespoons Dressing. Grill or broil bread until golden, turning once. Evenly top grilled slices with tomato mixture.

    NOTE: Tomato mixture can be prepared ahead.

    Also terrific with Wish-Bone® Robusto Italian or Light Italian Dressing.

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