Caprese Salad

Insalata Caprese is a simple salad of fresh mozzarella and tomatoes topped with basil and a splash of balsamic. A perfect summer appetizer or first course, especially when tomatoes are at their peak.


Caprese Salad
Gina’s Weight Watcher Recipes
Servings: 8 • Size: 1 oz cheese, 1 slice tomato • Points +: 3 pts • Smart Points: 3
Calories: 100.4 • Fat: 7.5 g • Carb: 1.8 g • Fiber: 0.3 g • Protein: 6.5 g • Sugar: 0.4
Sodium: 180 (without adding salt)

Ingredients:

  • 1 large tomato, sliced into 8 slices
  • 8 oz fresh mozzarella, sliced into 8 slices
  • 5-6 basil leaves, sliced
  • 2 tsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tsp balsamic vinegar
  • salt and fresh pepper

Directions:

Place sliced mozzarella on a large plate or platter. Top with tomato, olive oil, balsamic, basil, salt and pepper.