1 Panera Bread French Baguette, cut into ½ inch thick rounds
1 avocado, peeled and pitted
2 teaspoons fresh lime juice
½ jalapeno pepper, seeded and minced
1 ½ tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro
½ scallion, finely chopped
1 small clove garlic, minced
2 ounces fresh goat cheese
1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
¼ teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper
½ cup grape tomatoes, finely chopped
Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Put baguette rounds directly on oven rack and bake until toasted, but not browned, 2 to 3 minutes. Set aside.
Using a fork, mash avocado, lime, jalapeno, cilantro, scallion, garlic, goad cheese, oil, salt ,and pepper in a small bowl.
Spread 1 to 3 teaspoons avocado mixture on each crostini and top with tomatoes.
Makes 8 servings
Prep: 20 minutes
Cook: 3 minutes