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Caprese Salad


Caprese Salad

 

A light and fresh Italian salad made up of sliced tomatoes, mozzarella cheese and fresh basil with a drizzle of balsamic vinegar and olive oil. It is the perfect accompaniment to any summer meal.

Ingredients

2 to 3 tomatoes, sliced

8 ounces fresh mozzarella, sliced

4 to 5 leaves fresh basil, chopped fine

2 tablespoons aged balsamic vinegar (traditional or fig) * try A-Premium White Balsamic for a different look all from The Mighty Olive

2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil (basil or single variety) from The Mighty Olive

1/2 to 1 teaspoon plain or infused sea salt available at The Mighty Olive.

Arrange the sliced tomatoes and sliced mozzarella cheese on a nice platter. Sprinkle with the chopped basil and salt.  Finish with a drizzle of the balsamic vinegar and olive oil over the top.