Caprese Skewers


An elegant and easy take on a classic caprese skewer dish. Great for an appetizer at a dinner party. Serve with a small bowl of balsamic vinegar and good quality olive oil for dipping.

Prep Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
15 mins
24 skewers


  • 1 (8 ounce) container small fresh mozzarella balls

  • 1 (4 ounce) package fresh basil leaves

  • 1 (10.5 ounce) container cherry tomatoes, halved

  • 24 small skewers, or as needed

  • salt and ground black pepper to taste


  1. Wrap each mozzarella ball with a basil leaf.

  2. Thread a tomato half, a basil-wrapped mozzarella ball, and another tomato half onto a skewer. Repeat until all tomatoes are on skewers. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.

Cook's Note:

You can use grape tomatoes instead of cherry, if desired.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

31 Calories
2g Fat
1g Carbs
2g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 24
Calories 31
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 2g 3%
Saturated Fat 1g 7%
Cholesterol 7mg 2%
Sodium 21mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 1g 0%
Dietary Fiber 0g 1%
Protein 2g
Vitamin C 3mg 17%
Calcium 10mg 1%
Iron 0mg 1%
Potassium 43mg 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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