Fresh Mozzarella and Sweet Tomatoes for a Delicious Caprese Salad
Try this simple caprese salad recipe! It ca be a perfect aside dish as well as an inviting appetizer. The important is to use fresh ingredients.
- Cut the tomatoes in 1/4-inch circular slices and arrange them on a plate or a board.
- Cut the buffalo mozzarella in the same way and put it on the plate. Try to alternate the slices of mozzarella and tomatoes.
- Add some basil leaves, extra virgin olive oil, salt and oregano. If you like it, drizzle some balsamic vinegar.
But if you are looking for an unusual idea, you can opt for ans original Caprese salad recipe. In fact, Mozzarella is so savory and cersatile that combines with an incredible number of ingredients.
Instead of fresh tomatoes, pur in a small cup some tomato sauce, then add a mozzarella slice, and finally add a layer of a cream made by mixing stracchino cheese with some Pesto sauce. Add a drizzle of olive oil and a basil leaf, and enjoy this delicious and original fingerfood caprese salad appetizer!
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