About the Dish:
The Caprese salad is a traditional Italian salad that features fresh tomatoes, mozzarella cheese, and basil. It is a simple and refreshing dish that highlights the flavors of these ingredients. The tomatoes provide a juicy and acidic base, while the mozzarella adds a creamy and mild taste. The basil brings a fragrant and herbal note to the salad. This combination of flavors creates a balanced and delicious dish that is perfect as an appetizer or a light lunch. Enjoy the Caprese salad on a hot summer day or any time you want a taste of Italy.
|Mozzarella Cheese||1 cup|
|Fresh Basil Leaves||1/2 cup|
- Step 1: Slice the tomatoes and mozzarella cheese into thick slices.
- Step 2: Arrange the tomato and mozzarella slices on a serving plate, alternating between them.
- Step 3: Tuck the fresh basil leaves between the tomato and mozzarella slices.
- Step 4: Drizzle the salad with olive oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste.