It is a salad of cherry tomatoes prepared in caprese style!! As with tomato caprese salad, this recipe also uses tomato and cheese but a different one. Cherry tomatoes and bocconcini are halved and seasoned with chopped basil leaves, olive oil and lemon juice.
|1/2 cup Fresh Basil Leaves, chopped|
|1 clove Garlic, minced|
|1/2 piece Lemon|
|1/2 cup Bocconcini,(small sized fresh mozzarella cheese balls), drained and halved|
|1 cup Cherry Tomatoes|
|2 tablespoons Olive Oil|
|Salt and Pepper|
- Squeeze out the lemon juice from 1/2 piece of lemon in a small bowl. Add minced garlic and olive oil in it and whisk them together to prepare a salad dressing.
- Combine cherry tomatoes, bocconcini (mozzarella cheese balls) and fresh basil in another bowl.
- Add salad dressing over it and season with salt and pepper to taste.
- Caprese salad with cherry tomatoes is ready to tantalize your taste buds.