Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Yield 16 crostinis

Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp Butter
  • 2 tbsp Canola Oil
  • 2 large Sweet Onions thinly sliced
  • 2 Red Delicious Apples peeled, cored and sliced
  • 1 tsp Fresh Thyme chopped (or rosemary)
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 1/4 tsp Pepper
  • 1/4 cup Brandy
  • 16 Baguette Slices toasted
  • 1 cup Goat Cheese

Instructions

  • In a large skillet, heat butter and oil over medium high heat. Add onions and cook, stirring often for about 15 minutes or until starting to become golden. Add apples, thyme, salt and pepper; reduce heat to medium and continue to cook for about 10 minutes until soft and golden. Stir in brandy and cook until absorbed. Remove from heat and let cool slightly.
  • Top each baguette slice with goat cheese and onion mixture to serve.
  • How to toast baguette slices: Brush slices with oil and toast in 400 F (200 C) oven for about 8 minutes or until light golden. Sprinkle lightly with salt. They can be made up to 24 hours ahead and stored at room temperature.
Nutrition Facts
Caramelized Onion and Apple Crostini
Serving Size
 
70 g
Amount per Serving
Calories
150
% Daily Value*
Fat
 
3.5
g
5
%
Saturated Fat
 
1
g
6
%
Cholesterol
 
5
mg
2
%
Sodium
 
290
mg
13
%
Carbohydrates
 
24
g
8
%
Fiber
 
2
g
8
%
Sugar
 
4
g
4
%
Protein
 
4
g
8
%
Vitamin A
 
100
IU
2
%
Iron
 
1.1
mg
6
%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Tips & Notes

Tip: If you want to use cooking onions you will need about 5 medium sized onions.
Recipe developed by Emily Richards

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