Easy caprese salad

    15 min

    This tomato and mozzarella cheese caprese salad is so easy to make and such a wonderful way to start an Italian meal, or serve alongside pasta or pizza. Use good quality buffalo mozzarella and well ripened tomatoes for best results. Don't forget the fresh basil!


    Hampshire, England, UK
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    Serves: 6 

    • 3 large tomatoes
    • 3 (125g) balls buffalo mozzarella, drained
    • 6 leaves fresh basil, whole or chopped
    • salt and pepper, to taste
    • olive oil, to taste

    Prep:15min  ›  Ready in:15min 

    1. Slice the tomato and mozzarella cheese and layer in a pleasing pattern on a serving plate. Sprinkle with fresh basil, season with salt and pepper to taste then drizzle with olive oil. Chill in the fridge until time to serve.

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    Caprese is beautifully simple, and surprisingly delicious! Definitely worth a try as a light lunch or snack.  -  29 Feb 2016