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Mozzarella-Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes

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

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  • Yield: Serves 8
  • Prep time: 25 Minutes
  • Cost Per Serving:$.68


  • 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.

Nutritional Information

Amount per serving
  • Calories: 40
  • Fat: 2g
  • Saturated fat: 1g
  • Protein: 2g
  • Carbohydrate: 3g
  • Fiber: 1g
  • Cholesterol: 6mg
  • Sodium: 238mg

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