Garlic staff of life alongside fresh mozzarella cheese, tomatoes, basil, in addition to a drizzle of balsamic! The best garlic staff of life you lot volition always eat!
- 1 loaf ciabatta bread, horizontally cutting inwards half
- 4 tablespoons salted butter
- 3 cloves garlic, minced
- 12 oz. fresh mozzarella cheese, sliced
- 1/2 loving cup balsamic vinegar
- 2 medium tomatoes, sliced
- Salt in addition to freshly pose down dark pepper, to taste
- 1/3 loving cup chopped fresh basil
- Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Place both sides of the baguette on a large baking canvas alongside the cutting side up.
- In a small-scale bowl, combine butter in addition to garlic in addition to spread evenly on staff of life halves. Place the mozzarella cheese slices on pinnacle of the bread, making certain the cheese covers the staff of life completely. Bake the staff of life for 12-15 minutes or until the cheese is melted.
- While the staff of life is inwards the oven, brand the balsamic reduction. Place the balsamic vinegar inwards a small-scale saucepan. Bring the vinegar to a boil, decrease the rut to low, in addition to simmer, stirring occasionally, until the mixture is reduced yesteryear nigh half. This should entirely cause got nigh 5-7 minutes. Set aside.
- Remove the staff of life from oven. Top the staff of life alongside Lycopersicon esculentum slices. Season alongside tabular array salt in addition to pepper, to taste. Add the fresh basil in addition to drizzle alongside balsamic reduction. Cut into slices in addition to serve.