The traditional Caprese salad of tomatoes, fresh mozzarella and basil gets an upgrade with the addition of avocado and a balsamic glaze. This salad can be prepped ahead of time, just leave out the avocado and balsamic glaze until ready to serve. Perfect for a family cookout or to pair alongside your favorite grilled chicken.

Avocado Caprese Salad

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Servings 6 Prep Time 10minutes
Servings 6 Prep Time 10minutes
The traditional Caprese salad of tomatoes, fresh mozzarella and basil gets an upgrade with the addition of avocado and a balsamic glaze. This salad can be prepped ahead of time, just leave out the avocado and balsamic glaze until ready to serve. Perfect for a family cookout or to pair alongside your favorite grilled chicken.
Ingredients
  • 4 ounces fresh mini mozzarella balls
  • 1 pint cherry tomatoes,, halved
  • 1 avocado, diced
  • 1/4 cup fresh basil, sliced
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon balsamic glaze
Directions
  1. Mix cheese, tomatoes, avocado, basil and oil in large bowl. Season with salt and pepper.
  2. Drizzle with balsamic glaze just before serving.
Nutritional Value
Calories: 135 Fat: 11g (3g Saturated) Cholesterol: 0mg Carbohydrates: 6g Sodium: 5mg Fiber: 2g Protein: 4g Sugar: 2g Calcium: 5% DV Iron: 1% DV
Tags , , , , , , ,
Servings 6 Prep Time 10minutes
Servings 6 Prep Time 10minutes
The traditional Caprese salad of tomatoes, fresh mozzarella and basil gets an upgrade with the addition of avocado and a balsamic glaze. This salad can be prepped ahead of time, just leave out the avocado and balsamic glaze until ready to serve. Perfect for a family cookout or to pair alongside your favorite grilled chicken.
Ingredients
  • 4 ounces fresh mini mozzarella balls
  • 1 pint cherry tomatoes,, halved
  • 1 avocado, diced
  • 1/4 cup fresh basil, sliced
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon balsamic glaze
Directions
  1. Mix cheese, tomatoes, avocado, basil and oil in large bowl. Season with salt and pepper.
  2. Drizzle with balsamic glaze just before serving.
Nutritional Value
Calories: 135 Fat: 11g (3g Saturated) Cholesterol: 0mg Carbohydrates: 6g Sodium: 5mg Fiber: 2g Protein: 4g Sugar: 2g Calcium: 5% DV Iron: 1% DV

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