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The Best Caprese Salad

Rated as 4.75 out of 5 Stars

"This classic Italian caprese salad is quintessential summer fare. Serve with a chilled white wine and enjoy in the sunshine or on a balmy summer evening!"
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10 m servings 405
Original recipe yields 4 servings


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  1. Arrange tomato slices, mozzarella slices, and basil leaves on a serving plate, alternating between them. Drizzle with olive oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 405 calories; 28.5 8.6 28.9 73 748 Full nutrition

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Basic recipe. Needs a splash of basalmic vinegar or glaze to make it “the best”.

This salad is very good made as directed. Have made it for years. I like to add chopped red onion and a splash of balsamic vinegar.

THE go-to quickie salad! Always good! If you don’t have fresh tomatoes right out of the garden, the grocery store usually always has Campari tomatoes sold on the vines in the plastic shells. The...