Appetizers & Side Dishes

Tequila Lime Chicken Bruschetta

Prep Time: 15 min  |  Cook Time: 20 min  |  Servings: 20 apps  |  Calories: 339
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Tequila Lime Chicken Bruschetta
Prep Time
15 min
Cook Time
20 min
Servings
20 apps
Calories
339

Chicken spiced with lime juice, tequila, seasoning and honey makes for the perfect topping of this two-part recipe. Also in the mix, handmade tomato relish made from diced tomatoes, fresh basil and chopped garlic. And don't forget Sargento® Shredded Whole Milk Mozzarella!

Ingredients
  • =Lime Chicken Ingredients:
  • 1 lb. boneless, skinless chicken breast, cooked
  • ¼ cup lime juice
  • ½ cup tequila
  • ½ tsp. lime zest
  • 1 tsp. ground cumin
  • ½ Tbsp. freshly ground black pepper
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 1 Tbsp. honey
  • =Tomato Relish Ingredients:
  • 2 tomatoes, diced small
  • 4 fresh basil leaves, chopped
  • 1 garlic clove, chopped
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 tsp. pepper
  • 1 Tbsp. olive oil
  • =Additional Ingredients:
  • 20 1/2-inch thick sliced French baguette, toasted
  • 1-1/4 cups (6 oz.) Sargento® Shredded Whole Milk Mozzarella
Directions
  1. Mix lime juice, lime zest, tequila, cumin, salt, pepper and honey In a bowl.
  2. In a separate bowl, shred chicken into medium size chunks and pour lime mixture over. Stir to coat. Marinate at room temperature for 10 minutes.
  3. Combine relish ingredients in another small bowl.
  4. Place baguette slices on baking sheet and top with drained chicken mixture, tomato relish and cheese.
  5. Bake at 350°F 5 minutes to melt cheese.

Serving Size 20 apps

Calories 339

*Percent Daily Values (DV) are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

Amount/Serving %DV*
Total Fat 6.60g 10%
Sat. Fat 3.10g 14%
Mono Unsat. Fat 2.50g
Poly Unsat. Fat 0.60g
Cholesterol 42mg 13%
Sodium 906mg 38%
Amount/Serving%DV*
Total Carbohydrate 43g 14%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 0g
Protein 22g
Amount/Serving%DV*
Vitamin A 24RE
Vitamin C 5mg 8%
Calcium 107mg 10%
Iron 3mg 17%