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Spinach, tomato and basil ricotta toast

7
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SmartPoints® value per serving
Total Time
20 min
Prep
10 min
Cook
10 min
Serves
1
Difficulty
Easy
A layer of soft and creamy ricotta provides the perfect base for fresh spinach and the intense flavour of roasted tomatoes.

Ingredients

Cherry tomatoes

100 g

Olive oil

1 tsp

Balsamic vinegar

2 tsp

Reduced-fat ricotta cheese

¼ cup(s), (60g)

Fresh basil

1 tbs, shredded

Fresh lemon rind

½ tsp, finely grated

Soy and linseed bread

2 slice(s), (2 x 35g slices)

Baby spinach leaves

1 cup(s), (20g)

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 160°C. Line a baking tray with baking paper. Place the tomatoes on the prepared tray. Drizzle with the oil and vinegar and season with salt and freshly ground black pepper. Bake for 10 minutes or until tomatoes are softened and wilted.
  2. Meanwhile, place the ricotta, basil and rind in a small bowl and stir to combine.
  3. Toast the bread and top with the ricotta mixture, spinach and wilted tomatoes. Serve drizzled with a little extra balsamic if you like.

Notes

SERVING SUGGESTION: ½ cup baby spinach leaves combined with ½ cup canned cannellini or butter beans (drained, rinsed) and shredded semi-dried tomatoes.