My Account | Register

Bruschetta Christmas trees

These quick and easy-to-prepare bruschetta Christmas trees from Aldi will make a great edition to any Christmas spread...

Preparation time: 15 minutes
Cooking time: 5 minutes

You will need... (serves 12)

  • 400g tin chopped tomatoes with herbs, drained
  • 1/2 jar antipasti grilled peppers, drained and finely chopped
  • 12 slices of white bread
  • 20ml olive oil
  • 6 green or black olives, halved
  • fresh basil leaves
  • black pepper
  • shallow baking tray
  • Christmas tree cutter


  • pre-heat the oven to 180°C/350°F/gas mark 4
  • using a Christmas tree cutter, cut each slice of bread
  • put them onto a lightly oiled baking tray and brush with olive oil
  • bake them in the oven for approx. 5 minutes until crisp and slightly browned
  • mix the chopped tomatoes and peppers together, then season with some black pepper
  • divide the tomato mixture between the trees and top each tree with half an olive
  • tear some basil leaves and decorate the trees, then serve.

Christmas carrot koftas

Add to your Christmas spread with these quick and easy-to-make Christmas carrot koftas...

Selwood Housing is a registered charity (1141124). Selwood Housing Society Limited is a company limited by guarantee (4168336). We are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority reference no 739371. All rights reserved.
Our offices will be closed on Thursday 17 October for our annual staff event, re-opening at 3pm. If you have a genuine emergency, please call our out-of-hours service on 01225 715 715.