Caprese Salad With Fresh Heirloom Tomatoes

 

Fresh summer tomatoes and mozzarella have never

tasted better than in a classic Caprese salad. 

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  • fresh mozzarella cheese

  • heirloom tomatoes

  • fresh basil

  • sun ripened tomato sea salt

  • oregano white balsamic vinegar

  • cilantro and roasted onion EVOO

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I’m so excited because these are our first organic tomatoes!

Many thanks to our sweet neighbor who kept them watered! 

  Anyway, while

we were there last week….we picked the vines CLEAN!

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Perfect for a cool, refreshing summer salad. 

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A friend recommended these to me, they are called

Aussie heirloom tomatoes.

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Green, red. orange…I haven’t seen a tomato I didn’t like!

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Here’s where the magic starts, Cilantro & Roasted Onion EVOO

along with…..

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Oregano White Balsamic and

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sun ripened tomato sea salt!

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When you pair these together you will have …..

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an empty PLATE! 

 

Do you have an Olive Oil Company in your city?

They will also let you sample as many oils, vinegars and sea salts as you like….along

with their wonderful bread.

Be careful….. if you’re anything like me, this could be harmful to your pocketbook!

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

I’ve gone a little bonkers over tomatoes and cheese lately.

Check out this recipe from food and wine!

I hope you’re enjoying the tastes of summer!

See you soon!

  

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4 comments:

Kasia Wolak said... Best Blogger Tips[Reply to comment]Best Blogger Templates

Oh lordie, how delicious all this looks! Im drooling already! :D

Hugs,

Daphne Bryson said... Best Blogger Tips[Reply to comment]Best Blogger Templates

Good Morning Mary, your food looks delicious, perfect for a warm sunny day. May I ask what is EVOO, I have never come across it before. Best Wishes Daphne

Red Rose Alley said... Best Blogger Tips[Reply to comment]Best Blogger Templates

These dishes look so delicious, Mary. There's nothing quite like home grown tomatoes, and together with mozerella cheese, you have a yummy meal. I will have to show Jess and Nel these dishes. They love to experiment in the kitchen.
~Sheri at Red Rose Alley

Red Rose Aley said... Best Blogger Tips[Reply to comment]Best Blogger Templates

Mary,
If you're into cooking with tomatoes lately, I just remembered Jess did a post about a dish called Insalata Caprese. If you want to check it out, it is the post in July, 2011. It sounds similar to the one you have on here. Have a nice weekend.
~Sheri at Red Rose Alley

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