Italian Classics Salads Summer Recipes

Caprese Salad: Tomato, Mozzarella and Fresh Homemade Pesto

A simple Caprese Salad Recipe perfect for your summer fresh tomatoes and basil! This is a classic Italian dish using tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, and a basil pesto that can be served as an appetizer, salad or side dish. The recipe is quick and only requires a few simple steps and is absolutely delicious!

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Ingredients:
Basil Pesto (See Pesto Recipe)
Large Tomatoes Sliced Thick
One Large Ball Fresh Mozzarella
Black Pepper
Garlic
Balsamic Vinegar


Slice tomatoes thick and make homemade pesto sauce.
Lay sliced tomatoes onto plate.
Slice Mozzarella with a serrated knife.
Lay across tomatoes and sprinkle with pepper and garlic.
Add a dollop of pesto sauce onto each piece of tomato and Mozzarella
Sprinkle with balsamic vinegar and serve.

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