Agave Sweet and Savory Crostini

Agave Sweet and Savory Crostini

Brushing olive oil and agave onto your bread before baking elevates the taste of your chosen crostini toppings.

Serves

12 to 18 slices

INGREDIENTS

  • 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons Born Sweet® Organic Golden 100% Blue Agave Sweetener
  • 1 loaf French or Italian bread, regular or gluten-free
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt, for garnish (optional)

INSTRUCTIONS

Preheat oven to 400°F. Prepare large baking sheet.

In a small bowl, add olive oil and blue agave syrup; whisk until blended.

Cut bread into 1/2-inch thick slices. Arrange slices on prepared baking sheet. With pastry brush, coat each side with the agave/oil mixture.

Bake until golden brown, approximately 5 to 8 minutes on each side. Garnish with kosher salt if desired.

Cool and serve.

CHEF'S TIP

Serve with a sprinkling of crumbled goat cheese.