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Mozzarella Medley: Tangy Caprese Salad with Bursting Tomato Bites

Caprese Salad

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.

Nutrition Information:

Nutrient Amount
Total Fat 8g
Saturated Fat 5g
Cholesterol 22mg
Sodium 298mg
Total Carbohydrates 4g
Dietary Fiber 1g
Sugars 3g
Protein 7g


Ingredient Quantity
Tomatoes 3
Mozzarella Cheese 1 cup
Fresh Basil Leaves 1/2 cup

Cooking Instructions:

  • 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.

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