Goat Cheese Bruschetta with Cherries and Mint

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Goat Cheese Bruschetta with Cherries and Mint
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
205
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
  • 4 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.

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.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
7g
11%
Sugar
11g
N/A
Saturated Fat
4g
22%
Cholesterol
13mg
4%
Protein
10g
20%
Carbs
26g
9%
Vitamin A
96µg
11%
Vitamin B6
0.2mg
9.3%
Vitamin C
9mg
16%
Vitamin D
0.1µg
N/A
Vitamin E
1mg
4.8%
Vitamin K
4µg
6%
Calcium
112mg
11%
Fiber
4g
15%
Folate (food)
28µg
N/A
Folate equivalent (total)
28µg
7%
Iron
2mg
13%
Magnesium
41mg
10%
Monounsaturated
2g
N/A
Niacin (B3)
2mg
9%
Phosphorus
160mg
23%
Polyunsaturated
0.7g
N/A
Potassium
283mg
8%
Riboflavin (B2)
0.2mg
11.5%
Sodium
278mg
12%
Thiamin (B1)
0.2mg
11.7%
Zinc
0.9mg
6.3%

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