Goat Cheese Bruschetta with Cherries and Mint

Goat Cheese Bruschetta with Cherries and Mint
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Goat Cheese Bruschetta with Cherries and Mint
Whole Foods Market
Goat Cheese Bruschetta with Cherries and Mint

Serve this elegant cherry treat as a snack, dessert, or appetizer, or as a fresh summer take on a weekday breakfast.

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4
Servings
172
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 1/2  Pound  cherries (about 2 cups), pitted and halved
  • 1/4  Cup  lightly packed mint leaves, sliced thinly
  • 2  Tablespoons  orange juice
  • slices rustic whole-wheat bread, toasted
  • 4  Ounces  fresh goat cheese

Directions

In a medium-sized bowl, toss together the cherries, mint, and orange juice. Spread the bread with the goat cheese, spoon the cherry mixture over the top, and serve.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
12g
17%
Sugar
1g
1%
Saturated Fat
7g
29%
Cholesterol
31mg
10%
Carbohydrate, by difference
8g
6%
Protein
8g
17%
Vitamin A, RAE
131µg
19%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
5mg
7%
Vitamin K (phylloquinone)
1µg
1%
Calcium, Ca
92mg
9%
Choline, total
13mg
3%
Fiber, total dietary
1g
4%
Folate, total
5µg
1%
Iron, Fe
1mg
6%
Magnesium, Mg
15mg
5%
Niacin
1mg
7%
Phosphorus, P
131mg
19%
Selenium, Se
3µg
5%
Sodium, Na
128mg
9%
Water
75g
3%
Zinc, Zn
1mg
13%

Goat Cheese Shopping Tip

If a piece of cheese smells strongly of ammonia, don't buy it. This is typically a sign of spoilage.

Goat Cheese Cooking Tip

Allow cheese to come to room temperature before serving. This will accentuate the flavors and aromas.