Tomato Basil Bruschetta

Tomato Basil Bruschetta: easy recipe with only 6 ingredients that you will love. The perfect appetizer or snack.
Tomato Basil Bruschetta:  easy recipe with only 6 ingredients that you will love.  The perfect appetizer or snack for the tomato lover.

My mom brought me a basket of beautiful tomatoes from her garden, and I decided to make some yummy homemade tomato basil bruschetta. I thought I’d share it here, since it’s so simple and so delicious. It’s a great way to use up some of those wonderful garden tomatoes this time of year.

what to do with garden tomatoes

She brought me a variety, including some yellow, orange, and heirloom, but you can use whatever you have.

tomato basil bruschetta

I chopped them, then added about half a small onion finely chopped, a clove of minced garlic, salt and pepper, chopped fresh basil, 2 tbsp. of olive oil, and 2 tbsp. of red wine vinegar.

how to make homemade bruschetta

I really like the little zip of the vinegar, but some people don’t use it, or use balsamic vinegar instead -what ever suits.

tomato basil bruschetta

This recipe is that simple, just stir and serve over bread toasted with a little olive oil drizzle.

easy bruschetta recipe

Yield: 12 servings

Tomato Basil Bruschetta

Tomato Basil Bruschetta
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes


  • 4 large tomatoes
  • 1/2 onion
  • 1 clove garlic
  • salt and pepper
  • 1/4 cup basil
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 tbsp red wine vinegar


  1. Chop tomatoes and add to a bowl.
  2. Add finely chopped onion, minced garlic, and chopped basil.
  3. Stir in olive oil, vinegar, and salt and pepper to taste.
  4. Serve over toasted bread, or garlic bread.

Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:


Amount Per Serving: Calories: 34Total Fat: 2gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 28mgCarbohydrates: 3gFiber: 1gSugar: 2gProtein: 1g
A harvest time of year treat. My very, very favourite way to enjoy tomato basil bruschetta is on garlic bread.  Try and you’ll love it.

tomato basil bruschetta

With Tomato Basil Bruschetta, life really is a party!

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