Quick Caprese Toast

  • Author: Jessica Penner, RD


  • sliced bread
  • garlic powder
  • thinly sliced tomatoes
  • shredded mozzarella cheese
  • fresh basil, torn


  1. Preheat oven to 425 Fahrenheit.
  2. Arrange slices of bread in a single layer on a baking sheet.
  3. Sprinkle with garlic powder.
  4. Fill the bread slices with a single layer of tomato slices.
  5. Top with mozzarella cheese and fresh basil.
  6. Place in oven on top rack.
  7. Bake for 5 or so minutes. Watch as the cheese will go from nicely toasted to burnt fairly quickly!
  8. Remove from oven and add more fresh basil.
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