Heirloom Tomato Salad with Mozzarella and Basil on Simply Recipes

Heirloom Tomato Basil Mozzarella Salad

  • Prep: 10 minutes
  • Yield: 1 tomato serves 1 to 2 people.


  • Heirloom tomatoes, sliced
  • Fresh basil, leaves carefully chopped as not to bruise
  • Fresh mozzarella cheese, sliced
  • Extra virgin olive oil
  • Balsamic wine vinegar
  • Salt and pepper


Assemble the salad with slices of tomatoes, basil leaves, and mozzarella slices. Sprinkle extra virgin olive oil over the salad. Add a dash of vinegar and a very light sprinkling of salt and pepper. For a completely different flavor, you can substitute the mozzarella with thin slices of Parmesan.

Main Ingredients