Just a little Sicilian twist to the caprese salad. Caprese Salad is made with fresh mozzarella cheese. Hi, just wondering about the comment above regarding halving tomatoes in advance. Thanks, Made magic broccoli! Like the Italian flag, this salad features the white, red and green colors. FRESH Mozzarella / Bocconcini. Made it tonight, with crostini on the side. Wow! Caprese Avocado Salad is light, refreshing, and super easy to make with all of the flavors of traditional caprese plus avocado for added creaminess. Something else. The best from across the world-Fetta, Italian mozzarella, bocconcini and scamorza and American nacho cheese Grated, Slices & Block Cheese Convenient and ready to use pizza cheese, sandwich slices and ever-versatile cheese blocks Have a recipe I’d like to share. This is different to the mozzarella cheese you grate and sprinkle onto things to bake and melt. This also makes the bocconcini go further – it’s a bit pricey, starting at about $5 for a 220g / 7.5oz tub, going up to $10. Best Regards Deb, Hi Deb, I’m intrigued! The thing that sets this Caprese Salad apart from others? Whoops! Everybody loves the idea of a Caprese Salad, but all too often it’s either rather bland because it’s just dressed with olive oil, or it looks like a terrible mess because it’s tossed with balsamic which stains the pearly baby mozzarella balls brown. ... 300 g (10oz) mozzarella (I used bocconcini) Very good! But my favourite way to serve this Caprese Salad is as bruschetta on toast. Caprese Salad with Tre Stelle® Bocconcini. Fresh and delightful! Caprese Salad is a simple Italian salad made with fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, basil, salt, and olive oil. Absolutely loved it! What makes this Caprese Salad over the top delicious is marinating tiny mozzarella ball aka bocconcini … The email addresses you entered will not be stored and will be used only to send this email. It will be a huge hit at any picnic, potluck, or backyard … Making this in the weekend Nagi to accompany your pulled beef ragu, can’t wait to eat them both! Notify me via e-mail if anyone answers my comment. Make Balsamic Glaze: In a small skillet add the balsamic vinegar and cook over medium heat until it has reduced down to half. Hi Deb, you could definitely do that if you want to add some spice! Caprese Salad with Tre Stelle® Bocconcini. It’s funny because that trip was me and my girlfriend celebrating our 10 year anniversary and I fell in love with food in Italy. This delicious caprese salad is perfect for both busy weeknights and dinner parties! You just need to cook clever and get creative! Mix together and let the flavours marinate together (it tastes delicious when the balsamic vinegar and garlic flavours soak into the cheese). Lynn, Hi Lynn, I usually make this a few hours in advance 🙂. Mmmmmmh,sounds delish. Bocconcini are smaller balls of soft mozzarella cheese. I've been making this salad for years. Easiest dish in the world to make. What cheese? I’m so happy you enjoyed it! ALL RIGHTS RESERVED ©2020 Allrecipes.com, Inc. On a large platter, alternate and overlap the tomato slices, mozzarella slices and basil leaves. I enjoying having Caprese Salad as light no-cook meals in the hotter months. Place tomatoes, bocconcini and most of the basil in a bowl. The salad looked lovely on the table and gave a nice splash of colour to the other food. I’ve made this Caprese Salad as a side dish for sharing, rather than a single plate starter as it is often served at restaurants.