Compared to the classic version, this Caprese salad has in addition other ingredients and has an original presentation on the pan.
In addition to mozzarella and tomato, the recipe in fact includes: slices of bread, vegetables such as zucchini and cucumbers and toasted pumpkin seeds. Oregano and lime finally give that fragrant touch to this fresh and delicious salad, perfect for the summer!
DELICIOUS CAPRESE SALAD
Ingredients 4-6 people: 300 g mozzarella cheese – 3 firm and ripe tomatoes – 1 cucumber – 3 small fresh zucchini – 1 lime – 3 tablespoons of pumpkin seeds – 1 medium baguette – fresh oregano – 6 tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil – salt to taste
The Caprese salad is a great classic of Italian cuisine, a simple but tasty dish based on three main ingredients: mozzarella, tomato and basil. We have revisited and enriched it, including slices of toasted bread, cucumber, small and sweet zucchini and toasted pumpkin seeds among the ingredients of this typical fresh and light salad.
The result is a rich and original dish, perfect to be served both as an appetizer and as a single dish, and particularly suitable in the summer for a lunch or dinner with friends. In addition to being a quick recipe, because ready in just 15 minutes, this Caprese salad is cheap and suitable for those who follow a vegetarian diet.
Enjoy your meal!
Recipe from: 1000ricette.net