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January 22 2014

Italian Caprese Salad

Recipe of the Week, Italian Caprese Salad


One of Italians favorite summer salads is the Caprese Salad, Insalata Caprese in Italian.


It is a very simple and delicious salad made with tomatoes, mozzarella, olive oil and basil.


The secret to a great Caprese Salad is all in the ingredients:


sun-ripened tomatoes and basil, good Mozzarella, from buffalo (not bison!) milk if possible, and excellent olive oil.





Ingredients for 4 persons:


• 2 large mozzarella balls, thickly sliced

• 2 large (ripened) tomatoes, thickly sliced

• 4 basil leaves

• extra virgin olive oil, for drizzling

• salt to season





Overlap the tomato and cheese slices on a serving plate.

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Scatter over the basil leaves, then drizzle over with a sweet balsamic reduction and the olive oil. Season to taste with salt and pepper.


The secret key for a yummy Caprese Salad is to use the most genuine and fresh ingredients, so make sure you take the best ones available!


I like to enjoy my Caprese Salad with a fresh loaf of crispy Italian bread,


a nice glass of white wine…


for example a Vernaccia di San Gimignano riserva (D.O.C.G.), and the company of a loved one….





No matter which way you serve it, one thing is for sure,

it is always delicious…




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