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Tuscan Bruschetta

1 French baguette, cut into 1-inch slices

5 Tbsp extra-virgin olive oil

1 lb tomatoes, roughly chopped

1 Tbsp Gardenaire Tomato + Basil shrub

16 whole basil leaves, chiffonade

1 1/2 tsp Gardenaire Under the Tuscan Sun spice blend

1/2 large garlic clove

sea salt

Preheat oven to 450 F. Brush both sides of bread slices with 3 Tbsp of the oil and bake on baking sheet, turning once, until golden (about 5 min). In a medium bowl, combine tomatoes, basil, remaining 2 Tbsp oil, shrub and spice blend and stir to combine. Add sea salt to taste. Rub top of each piece of bread with garlic, top with tomato mixture and serve.