May 15, 2018 · Written by Foodtolive Team

Classic Tomato Basil Bruschetta

The flavors of Italy come together in this classic starter. Juicy tomato, fresh basil, garlic, and olive oil come together on the top of crunchy toasted bread, creates an unforgettable flavor.

Enjoy! 😉

Prep Time 15 minutes | Cook Time 15 minutes | Total Time 30 minutes | 4 Servings

Classic Tomato Basil Bruschetta ingredients


  • 4 cups diced tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup red onion (or shallot), minced
  • 1 large garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 8 fresh basil leaves, chopped
  • Salt & pepper to taste

Classic Tomato Basil Bruschetta


  1. In a large bowl, mix together all of the ingredients.
  2. Preheat your oven to 350 degrees.
  3. Grease a baking pan with olive oil.
  4. Place slices of baguette onto a baking pan and bake for about 10 minutes, until light golden brown.
  5. Top each slice with a spoonful of the tomato mixture.