Thursday, July 18, 2024

Caprese Salad

Caprese salad is an easy salad recipe that is not only elegant, but super tasty! This caprese salad recipe pulls just a few ingredients together, but packs a flavorful punch


  • ▢1 pound ripe tomatoes any variety
  • ▢½ cup fresh mozzarella cocktail size
  • ▢3 tablespoons fresh basil leaves
  • ▢2 tablespoons olive oil
  • ▢salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • ▢balsamic vinegar optional


  • Slice tomatoes (or cut them in half depending on size). Slice cheese into ¼” slices.
  • Arrange tomatoes and cheese on a plate or platter.
  • Drizzle with olive oil (and balsamic vinegar if using) and season with salt and pepper to taste.
  • Sprinkle with fresh basil leaves and serve immediately.