Fresh Strawberry Caprese Salad



Fresh Strawberry Caprese Salad

If you’re craving a burst of summer flavors in every bite, this Fresh Strawberry Caprese Salad is your go-to choice. Combining the classic Caprese elements with the sweetness of fresh strawberries, this salad is a delightful twist on a timeless favorite.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups ripe strawberries, sliced
  • 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 8 ounces fresh mozzarella, sliced
  • 1/4 cup fresh basil leaves
  • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic glaze
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Gently combine the sliced strawberries, cherry tomatoes, and fresh mozzarella in a large bowl.
  2. Tear the fresh basil leaves and sprinkle them over the salad.
  3. Drizzle extra-virgin olive oil and balsamic glaze over the salad.
  4. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  5. Gently toss everything together to ensure all the flavors meld.
  6. Chill in the refrigerator for 15 minutes to let the flavors marry.
  7. Serve your Fresh Strawberry Caprese Salad on a hot summer day and enjoy!

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Serves 4

This Fresh Strawberry Caprese Salad is a vibrant and delicious twist on the classic Caprese. Sweet strawberries, juicy tomatoes, creamy mozzarella, and fragrant basil come together with a drizzle of balsamic glaze to create a refreshing summer salad that’s perfect for any occasion.

Nutrition: Calories – 198kcal | Carbohydrates – 9g | Protein – 9g | Fat – 15g | Saturated Fat – 6g | Cholesterol – 33mg | Sodium – 287mg | Potassium – 247mg | Fiber – 2g | Sugar – 5g | Vitamin A – 741IU | Vitamin C – 55mg | Calcium – 182mg | Iron – 1mg

Picture yourself savoring each bite of this delightful salad on a warm summer evening. The sweetness of ripe strawberries, the creaminess of fresh mozzarella, and the aromatic basil leaves make every mouthful a burst of flavor. The balsamic glaze adds a tangy touch that perfectly balances the dish.
Whether you’re serving it as an appetizer, a side dish, or a light lunch, this Fresh Strawberry Caprese Salad is a crowd-pleaser. It’s a vibrant addition to any picnic, barbecue, or family gathering. So, the next time you have fresh strawberries on hand, try this recipe and let your taste buds dance with joy. You won’t be disappointed!

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