Bruschetta with Bacon and Melted Cheese

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  Bruschetta with Bacon and Melted Cheese

 Great starter or snack.  Also really tasty made with cooked sliced ham instead of rashers. 

Bruschetta with Bacon and Melted Cheese

Serves 4 

Ingredients

  • 8 streaky rashers, grilled crisp
  • 1 French stick
  • 2-3 tablesp. olive oil
  • 2 peppers, deseeded, quartered, grilled and skin removed
  • Fresh herbs –sprig of thyme or a few basil leaves
  • 100g approx. farmhouse cheese, sliced

To Cook

Divide the French stick in four. Cut each quarter in half lengthways. Dip the cut sides in olive oil, place under a hot grill for 2-3 minutes. Remove. Top each slice with bacon, peppers, herbs and finally the cheese. Grill for another 2-3 minutes to melt the cheese – perfect!