15 Delectable Crostini Recipes That Are the Perfect No-Stress Dinners

Appetizers, snacks, meals – whichever the reason – crostini are the quintessential perfect bite. Italian for little toasts, they are the ideal serving vessel for your favorite food combinations. The tiny toasts were meant to be topped with smoked meats, fancy fruits, roasted veggies, and of course, cheese. Yes, you can pretty much add cheese to any crostini.

With endless combinations of sweet, salty, savory, bitter, and umami on top of the crisp, starchy toasted bread, all your taste buds will be happy. It looks like your next get together, dinner party, and even football game just a little bit better with these 15 delectable crostini.

1. Smoked Salmon Crostini

Ciao Florentina

Smoked salmon and crostini were made for each other.

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2. Prosciutto Crostini with Burrata and Lemon Honey Drizzle

The Charming Detroiter

Sweet and citrusy honey, salty prosciutto, and creamy burrata hit the taste buds in one delectable bite.

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3. Short Rib Crostini with Cambozola Cheese and Cherry Jam

Platings and Pairings

Sometimes, bold flavors require a bold cooking wine. Short ribs simmered in a red wine reduction paired with strong cambozola cheese and sweet cherry jam just upped the game in the crostini world.

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4. Wild Mushroom and Fromage Fort Crostini

The Jewels of NY

Cheese whipped in dry white wine topped with wild mushrooms is a guaranteed crowd pleaser.

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5. Onion and Fig Jam Crostini with Roasted Garlic, Brie and Prosciutto

Cooks with Cocktails

These Onion and Fig Jam Crostini are topped with a whirlwind of flavor that will send you running for more.

6. Fig and Goat Cheese Crostini

Fox and Briar

Quite possible the perfect duo, Fig and Goat Cheese Crostini is elegant, simple, and down right good.

7. Roasted Concord Grapes Two Ways

Hungry Ghost Food and Travel

The Roasted Concord Grapes Two Ways crostini was made to impress.

8. Blue Cheese and Asian Pear Crostini

Camille Styles

Grab one before they’re all gone because these Blue Cheese and Asian Pear Crostini go fast.

9. Honey, Walnut, and Goat Cheese Crostini

The Wanderlust Kitchen

If you’re a cheese for dessert kind of person, then this is the crostini for your. Fresh goat cheese drizzled with honey makes a simple, yet elegant Honey, Walnut, and Goat Cheese Crostini.

10. Spicy Kumquat and Whipped Ricotta Crostini

Floating Kitchen

Spicy kumquats pair nicely with mild ricotta in this simple, yet tasty crostini.

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11. Basil Pesto Hummus and Roasted Tomato Crostini

Recipe Runner

Smooth creamy hummus topped with bursting roasted cherry tomatoes is the crostini recipe everyone can eat, and nobody will want to share.

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12. Grilled Avocado Caprese Crostini

Cafe Delights

Grilled Avocado Caprese is the crostini you could eat everyday, with every meal. And maybe even as a meal.

13. Crab, Bacon, and Guacamole Crostini

The Square Plate

Surf and turf crostini anyone?

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14. BBQ Shrimp Crostini with Basil Pesto Feta

Little Broken

The smoky sweet tang of BBQ Shrimp Crostini with Basil Pesto Feta gives you a little taste of summer all year long.

15. Blistered Tomato Crostini with Gorgonzola and Balsamic Glaze

Earth and Oven

Blistered Tomato Crostini with Gorgonzola and Balsamic Glaze – need we say more?

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