Maximum Living Caprese Skewers

 

Maximum Living Caprese Skewers

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This recipe takes the classic Caprese salad and puts it on a stick, able to be grabbed and eaten quickly and easily. Now you can discard the skewer, and continue your conversation... Or grab another!

Ingredients

  • 20 grape tomatoes
  • 10 ounces mozzarella cheese, cubed (or prepared balls)
  • 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • Fresh basil leaves, chopped large
  • 1 pinch of salt
  • 1 pinch of black pepper
  • 20 paddle skewers

Directions

  1. Toss tomatoes, mozzarella cheese, olive oil, salt and pepper together in a bowl until tomatoes and cheese are well coated.
  2. Toothpick one tomato piece, one basil leaf and one piece of mozzarella cheese on each toothpick.
  3. Repeat this step for larger skewers.
  4. Arrange on platter and serve.