Italian Caprese Salad Recipes – How To Make Caprese Salad For Italian Meal

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Caprese Salad Recipes Perfect For Best Italian Dinner

Who doesn’t like Caprese Salad recipes?  Make Caprese Salad from KITCHEN 101 cookbook for an easy caprese salad recipe everyone adores.  Nothing says Italian like this memorable and simple Italian Caprese Salad! The salad consists of colorful layers of tomato, mozzarella cheese, and basil. With three main ingredients, drizzled with balsamic vinegar, this makes the most simple yet outstanding salad recipe for the beginner chef.  I make Caprese Salad year round and when you have fresh juicy tomatoes and fresh basil growing in your garden, nothing is better. These fresh ingredients create this summer salad all by itself! Summer freshness! Also, this caprese salad makes a great vegetarian entree salad.  A simple salad with lots of flavor.

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Easy Caprese Salad Recipe For Italian Dinner – Start with Easy Caprese Salad Recipes


I have a college student intern working for me and she loves to cook! Emma said she made the best Italian dinner using my Chicken Marsala recipe from KITCHEN 101. She whipped up my amazing and simple Chicken Marsala in no time and also thought to make my easy caprese salad recipe. What can be easier or better for an Italian dinner? She prepared these healthy easy recipes effortlessly in her own home! This is the essence of summer fast-cooking.

Count on recipes in KITCHEN 101 to have about 10 ingredients or less.  Best of all, most ingredients you probably have in the pantry.  If you like Menus, you’ll love the Italian Feast Menu in this book and the Caprese Salad is from that menu. Get ready to start cooking healthy.

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My Italian Feast Menu in KITCHEN 101 Starts with Easy Caprese Salad Recipe

Everyone loves the popular Menu Chapters in my cookbooks and I included tons of amazing easy menus in KITCHEN 101. Who doesn’t like Italian food and the Italian Feast Menu is absolutely delicious.  Luckily for you, I have some of these healthy easy recipes on my healthy food blog.  Make Caprese Salad for a quick fresh starter salad. My Chicken Parmesan One dish casserole is a real winner and is the easiest Italian Chicken Parmesan recipe. All in one dish keeps it so simple! Probably my very favorite cake ever is my Chocolate Italian Cream Cake with Chocolate Cream Cheese Icing.  This cake starts with a cake mix. I make this for my birthday cake every year and can’t wait for you to taste it!


Easy Caprese Salad recipe from KITCHEN 101

My favorite of caprese salad recipes starts with ripe juicy tomatoes, fresh mozzarella and basil. This simple salad rocks! I make this fabulous salad year round but it just tastes better in the summer months.  Make Caprese Salad with garden fresh tomatoes and fresh basil –fresh makes everything tastes better. I don’t have a green thumb but I can grow fresh basil. Not only is this salad easy to make but the vibrant colors give it such eye appeal.  Take advantage of my easy summer recipes on my blog.

Makes 4 (2/3 cup) serving

2 cups sliced tomatoes or Roma tomatoes
3 ounces fresh mozzarella cheese, thinly sliced
3 tablespoons coarsely chopped fresh basil
Salt and pepper to taste
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar

1. In shallow bowl or plate, layer or arrange tomatoes, mozzarella, basil and season to taste. Drizzle with olive oil and balsamic vinegar and serve.

Nutritional info per serving: Calories 109, Calories from Fat 69%, Fat 9g, Saturated Fat 3g, Cholesterol 17mg, Sodium 18mg, Carbohydrates 4g, Dietary Fiber 1g, Total Sugars 3g, Protein 4g, Dietary Exchanges: 1 vegetable, 1/2 lean meat, 1 1/2 fat

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With over 1 MILLION COOKBOOKS sold, Holly Clegg has become a culinary expert on easy healthy everyday recipes through her nationally recognized best-selling trim&TERRIFIC® and Eating Well cookbook series, including Eating Well Through Cancer, (English, Spanish and Chinese editions), Eating Well to Fight Arthritis and Diabetic Cooking with the ADA. Clegg attended the Cordon Bleu Cooking School, London and has appeared on Fox & Friends, NBC Weekend Today, QVC, The 700 Club, USA Today, Cooking Light Magazine, Web MD, and Huff Post. She consulted and did spokesperson work for Walmart, Teflon, DuPont, The Coca-Cola Company, and hospitals throughout the country. For more information, visit About Holly or The Healthy Cooking Blog for more recipes and tips.
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