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easy caprese salad

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Diane C.
Anytown, TX

I love Caprese salad, this is my version.

(1 rating)
yield 4 serving(s)
prep time 20 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For easy caprese salad

  • 2 -3 md
  • 1 pkg
    fresh mozzarella, large ball
  • 1 bottle
    italian dressing
  • 1 pinch
    dried basil

How To Make easy caprese salad

  • 1
    Remove the stem and slice the tomatoes.
  • 2
    Slice the mozzarella. Cut the slices in half. Or quarters, if you prefer.
  • 3
    Alternate the tomatoes and mozzarella on a plate. (see photo)
  • 4
    Pour a couple of Tablespoons of Italian dressing over the tomatoes and mozzarella. Sprinkle with basil.
  • 5
    Notes: I use Roma tomatoes and then I quarter the mozzarella slices. I use Good Seasons Italian dressing mix with a 50/50 blend of white balsamic vinegar and white vinegar. You can use fresh basil if you wish. I would use 2-3 leaves, rolled and sliced into strips. Enjoy!