Preparation / Directions:
* To toast almonds, place almonds in shallow baking pan. Bake at 350 degrees F about 10 minutes or until lightly toasted, stirring occasionally
** Other recipe--Garlic Toasts
Combine cottage cheese, blue cheese, garlic and lemon juice in food processor; process until smooth. Add green onions, basil and almonds; pulse until well blended but still chunky.
Spoon cheese spread into small serving bowl; cover. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
When ready to serve, prepare Garlic Toasts. Spread 1 tablespoon cheese spread onto each toast slice. Garnish, if desired.