Baked Crostini with Boursin Dairy-Free Cheese

Recipe courtesy of Brian Robertson
VP of Corporate Culinary, Fertitta Entertainment

Enjoy the hearty taste of heirloom tomatoes, cannellini beans and thyme with the smooth flavor of Boursin® Dairy Free cheese with this delicious dairy-free recipe. This cheese crostini is great as an easy side dish or cocktail menu appetizer.

Preparation

Equipment:

Stainless Steel Bowl, Sheet Pan, Oven

For The Crostinis:
  1. Place sliced baguette on a sheet pan and toast in the oven at 300 degrees F until golden brown, 6 to 8 minutes. Reserve at room temperature.

  2. When crostini toasts are at room temperature, spread the Boursin Dairy-Free Cheese Spread evenly over the toast about ┬╝ inch thick.

  3. In a stainless steel bowl, stir together the remaining ingredients and let sit for about 30 minutes.

  4. Place equal amounts of cannellini and tomato mixture on top of the crostini and enjoy.

Ingredients

  • portions

    12

  • serving size

    1 Crostini

  • day part

    Lunch, Dinner

For Crostinis:
  • 1

    18-inch baguette, cut into 1/4-inch rounds

  • 18

    oz Boursin® Dairy-Free Cheese Spread Alternative, Garlic & Herbs

  • 1

    15 oz can cannellini beans, drained and rinsed

  • 1

    cup cherry tomatoes, quartered

  • 2

    tbsp minced shallot

  • 1

    tsp chopped fresh thyme

  • 2

    tbsp extra-virgin olive oil

  • 2

    tbsp red wine vinegar

  • As needed, salt and pepper

  • 1

    tsp crushed red pepper