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RITZ Caprese Ladybug

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"Caprese salad ingredients--tomatoes, basil, mozzarella cheese--arranged creatively on Ritz crackers make adorable ladybug bites."
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30 m servings 83 cals
Original recipe yields 12 servings


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  1. Top each cracker with 1 EACH cheese slice and basil leaf.
  2. Add 1 tomato half to each for the lady bug's body, 1 olive piece for the head and 2 green onion strips for the antennae.
  3. Brush with balsamic glaze; sprinkle with sesame seed.


  • Tips:
  • Substitute coarsely cracked black pepper for the sesame seed.
  • Fun Variation: To add some "flight" to each lady bug, cut cherry tomato halves in half and arrange, fanned slightly apart, on crackers.
  • Substitute thin fresh chive strips for the green onion strips.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 83 calories; 5 g fat; 6.3 g carbohydrates; 3.1 g protein; 11 mg cholesterol; 98 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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