Spinach and Parmesan Crostini

Looking for an Italian appetizer made using Green Giant® spinach? Then surprise your guests with these parmesan crostini that are ready in just 20 minutes.

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 20 min
  • Servings 12

Ingredients

1
box (9 oz) Green Giant™ frozen chopped spinach, thawed, squeezed to drain
1
package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened
1
cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese
1/4
cup mayonnaise
2
cloves garlic, finely chopped
1/4
teaspoon freshly ground pepper
12
slices (1/2 inch thick) French bread
1/3
cup pine nuts
  • 1 Heat oven to 325°F. In medium bowl, stir together spinach, cream cheese, Parmesan cheese, mayonnaise, garlic and pepper.
  • 2 Spoon 2 tablespoons cheese mixture on each bread slice. Sprinkle with pine nuts. Place on ungreased cookie sheet.
  • 3 Bake 10 minutes or until thoroughly heated and nuts are toasted. Serve warm.
 

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
210
,
% Daily Value
Total Fat
15g
15%
(Saturated Fat
6g,
6%
),
Sodium
300mg
300%;
Total Carbohydrate
12g
12%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
),
Protein
7g
7%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.