Orange Honey Mascarpone Crostini

Ingredients

  • 8 SLICES of Whole Grain or Whole Wheat Baguette
  • 1 ½ CUPS Mascarpone Cheese
  • 2 TBSP grated Orange Zest
  • 5 TBSP Honey (divided)
  • Pistachios, chopped and toasted
  • Mini Dark Chocolate Chips

Directions

  1. Lightly toast bread slices.
  2. In a bowl, mix cheese, orange zest, 4 tablespoons honey, toasted pistachios and chocolate chips until well blended. 
  3. Spread a generous amount of cheese mixture on each slice of toasted bread; drizzle a little honey on top and serve.

NOTE: To make this wonderful recipe for the Holidays add some colorful red pomegranate seeds on top of your crostini when finished.


Yield: 4 servings

Preparation Time: 10 minutes