This is a whole new take on a timeless appetizer. The sweet carrot and zucchini beautifully balance the smoky cumin and spicy harissa, while the creamy mozzarella puts this finger food over the top! Mozzarella & Carrot-Pesto Bruschetta Go to recipes By Stonyfield Vegetarian Appetizers ItalianThis is a whole new take on a timeless appetizer. The sweet carrot and zucchini beautifully balance the smoky cumin and spicy harissa, while the creamy mozzarella puts this finger food over the top! Ready In: 40 minutes Level: Medium Prep: 10 minutes Cook: 30 minutes Yields: 20 Slices Print RecipeIngredients1 lb carrots (peeled and cut into 2-inch lengths)1/2 cStonyfield Organic Whole Milk Smooth & Creamy Plain1 Tbsp white wine vinegar1 tsp harissa1 tsp cumin3/4 tsp salt1/4 ground ginger1 Tbsp olive oil2 small zucchini grated (about 6 ounces each)1/4 tsp black pepper1 loaf Italian bread (about 11 ounces, cut diagonally into 1-inch slices (about 18 slices))1 1/4 c shredded part-skim mozzarelladirectionsStep 1Place carrots in a large saucepan and cover with salted water. Bring to a boil over high heat, then reduce heat to medium and simmer for 20 minutes or until carrots are tender. Drain carrots and return to the saucepan over medium heat for 30 seconds to dry them thoroughly. Remove from heat and mash carrots with a potato masher.Step 2Stir in yogurt, vinegar, harissa, 1/2 teaspoon of the cumin, 1/4 teaspoon of the salt and the ground ginger; set aside.Step 3Heat olive oil in a medium-size skillet over medium-high heat. Add zucchini, remaining 1/2 teaspoon each of the cumin and salt and the pepper to skillet and cook for 3-4 minutes, stirring often, or until most of the moisture has evaporated and zucchini is warmed through; set aside.Step 4Meanwhile, heat gas grill or grill pan to medium-high heat. Grill bread about 2-3 minutes per side or until lightly toasted. Remove from grill and spread each slice with about 1 scant tablespoon of carrot mixture, sprinkle with 1 tablespoon mozzarella, then top with 1 tablespoon zucchini.Step 5Reduce grill heat to low. Return bread slices to grill, close cover or cover grill pan with a large pot lid and heat for 6 to 7 minutes or until cheese has melted; serve immediately.