Caprese Salad

mozzarella, tomatoes and basil

Caprese Salad Ingredients

1 pound fresh mozzarella

4 large heirloom tomatoes

1/2 cup loosely packed fresh basil, torn

Sea salt

Fresh cracked black pepper

Balsamic vinegar

Extra virgin olive oil

Salad Preparation

Slice mozzarella and tomatoes 1/4 inch thick; arrange on serving platter. Sprinkle with fresh basil, salt and pepper. Drizzle to taste with balsamic vinegar and extra virgin olive oil.

italian flag
This simple Italian Salad was made to resemble the colors of the Italian flag: red, white and green.