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Basil Caprese Salad


  • Several sprigs of basil use a variety of types!
  • 4-6 tomatoes use a variety of colors
  • 1 pound of fresh mozzarella sliced
  • 1 Tbsp balsamic glaze
  • 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • Salt to taste


  • Slice the tomatoes and mozzarella into ΒΌ in. slices
  • Tear leaves off of the basil sprigs
  • Alternate tomato, mozzarella, and basil leaves
  • Top with olive oil, more basil leaves (and flowers if you have them), balsamic glaze, and sprinkle with salt


Makes about 4 individual salads