Elevated Caprese Salad | Fresh Mozzarella and Beyond
If you’re in the mood for a fresh and flavorful salad that takes the classic Caprese to new heights, you’re in for a treat with our Elevated Caprese Salad. This delightful dish combines the creamy goodness of fresh mozzarella with the vibrant flavors of ripe tomatoes, fragrant basil, and a drizzle of balsamic reduction.
Our secret to making this salad truly exceptional is in the quality of the ingredients. We source the freshest mozzarella from local dairies and hand-pick the juiciest tomatoes from our garden. The result? A salad that bursts with summer goodness in every bite.
- 1 pound fresh mozzarella
- 4 large ripe tomatoes
- 1 bunch of fresh basil leaves
- 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
- 2 tablespoons balsamic reduction
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Slice the fresh mozzarella and tomatoes into 1/4-inch thick rounds.
- Arrange the mozzarella, tomato, and basil leaves on a serving platter, alternating and overlapping them.
- Drizzle the extra-virgin olive oil and balsamic reduction over the salad.
- Season with salt and pepper to taste.
- Serve immediately and enjoy your Elevated Caprese Salad!
Preparation Time: 15 minutes
Yields: 4 servings
Elevate your salad game with this Fresh Mozzarella and Beyond Caprese Salad. Bursting with the flavors of summer, it’s a perfect appetizer or side dish for any occasion.
Nutritional information per serving: Calories: 280, Fat: 20g, Carbohydrates: 10g, Protein: 15g
With its vibrant colors and exquisite flavors, our Elevated Caprese Salad is not just a salad; it’s a work of art on a plate. Whether you’re serving it as an appetizer at your next dinner party or enjoying it as a light lunch, this salad is sure to impress. The combination of creamy mozzarella, juicy tomatoes, and aromatic basil, all drizzled with a luscious balsamic reduction, creates a harmonious symphony of taste and texture. Plus, it’s quick and easy to prepare, making it a go-to recipe for busy weeknights. So, elevate your dining experience and savor the freshness of summer with this delectable Caprese Salad.