Mozzarella-Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes

Mozzarella-Stuffed Cherry TomatoesRecipe
Photo: Ryan Benyi
For an easy, no-cook side dish, serve Mozzarella-Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes. These stuffed cherry tomatoes are a tasty complement to summertime grilling.


Serves 8

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Recipe Time

Prep: 25 Minutes

Nutritional Information

Calories 40
Fat 2 g
Satfat 1 g
Protein 2 g
Carbohydrate 3 g
Fiber 1 g
Cholesterol 6 mg
Sodium 238 mg


24 cherry tomatoes
Salt and pepper
2 ounces fresh mozzarella, cut into 24 pieces
24 small basil leaves
1 1/2 tablespoons Italian salad dressing


1. Line a baking sheet with foil. Cut tops off tomatoes; hollow out with a small spoon. Sprinkle with salt and pepper. Turn tomatoes upside down on sheet; let stand for 10 minutes.

2. Turn tomatoes right side up. Place a piece of mozzarella and a basil leaf in each. Drizzle dressing on top and serve.