Heirloom tomato, basil, Mozzarella caprese salad made with beautiful, ripe heirloom tomatoes. Classic Italian Caprese salad recipe.
- 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.