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Mozzarella, Tomato and Basil Salad

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This Mozzerella, Tomato and Basil Salad is the ultimate summer side dish. One online reviewer says, "This is one of my very favorite salads! So easy to make, it's light and healthy!"

Ingredients

  • 6 large ripe tomatoes
  • 1 1/2 pound fresh mozzarella
  • 1/2 bunch of fresh basil
  • olive oil
  • balsamic vinegar

Nutrition Information

  • calories 277
  • fat 19 g
  • satfat 11 g
  • protein 20 g
  • carbohydrate 7 g
  • fiber 2 g
  • cholesterol 66 mg
  • sodium 123 mg

How to Make It

  1. Slice 6 large ripe tomatoes and 1 1/2 lb. fresh mozzarella. Thinly slice 1/2 bunch of fresh basil. On a serving platter, alternate slices of tomato and mozzarella. Sprinkle with basil. Season lightly with salt and pepper. Serve with olive oil and balsamic vinegar on the side. Serves