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easy caprese salad

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Ellen Gwaltney Bales
Indianapolis, IN

This may be hard to believe, but until last night I had never eaten Caprese Salad--honest! It was love at first bite! So I have attempted to reconstruct what I had last night at a local restaurant and as soon as I get the ingredients I will let you know. 03-08-15

(1 rating)
yield 4 -6
prep time 15 Min
method Blend

Ingredients For easy caprese salad

  • 1 pt
    cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1 c
    mozzarella balls, halved
  • 1/2 bottle
    marzetti organic vinaigrette salad dressing
  • 1/2 c
    basil leaves, crushed
  • salt and freshly ground pepper, to taste
  • 1/2 c
    shredded parmesan cheese for garnish

How To Make easy caprese salad

  • 1
    Combine tomatoes, cheese, half the basil leaves and the dressing in a bowl. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  • 2
    Place in salad serving bowls and garnish with remaining basil leaves and grated Parmesan.