Salad Caprese - Martini Style

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Oct. 19, 2012

You can serve a salad caprese in a martini glass. This makes a fun and very easy appetizer. This appetizer salad takes just moments to prepare, all you need is tomatoes, fresh basil, olive oil, kosher salt, and some balsamic vinegar.

Ingredients

Cherub tomatoes 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Mozzarella cheese 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Salt 1 Teaspoon
Olive oil 2 Tablespoon
Basil leaves 8 ((about 5 torn or shredded))
Balsamic vinegar reduction 2 Teaspoon

Directions

MAKING

1. In a bowl, add the cherub tomatoes.

2. Add the mini mozzarella balls.

3. Drizzle in the olive oil.

4. Season with salt.

5. Add torn or shredded basil and give it all a toss.

6. Use martini glasses to serve them. Spoon the salad in them.

SERVING

7. Drizzle reduced balsamic vinaigrette and garnish with a few whole basil leaves as shown in the video. Enjoy.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Servings: 2

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 239Calories from Fat 191

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 22 g33.8%

Saturated Fat 6 g30%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 1160 mg48.33%

Total Carbohydrates 4 g1.3%

Dietary Fiber %

Sugars 2 g

Protein 7 g14%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet