Caprese Salad

This recipe for Caprese Salad (also known as Insalata Caprese) — is the Island of Capri’s tomato, basil, and mozzarella salad. It is topped with a simple vinaigrette of olive oil and my balsamic vinegar reduction. Enjoy!

 

Caprese Salad

Caprese Salad

Ingredients

  • Heirloom tomatoes
  • Fresh basil
  • Buffalo mozzarella
  • Kosher Salt
  • Fresh Cracked Pepper
  • Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • Balsamic Reduction

Instructions

  1. Pull the stems off the basil leaves. Thinly slice the tomatoes.
  2. Place tomatoes on the base of the plate. Layer on the cheese slices, basil leaves, sprinkle with salt and pepper between each layer. Repeat a couple times and make a tower. Drizzle with olive oil and some balsamic reduction!

Recipe by Jason Hill / CookingSessions.com

http://cookingsessions.com/caprese-salad-recipe/