Goat Cheese Caprese Salad

One of summer’s best treats in Italy or anywhere is Insalata Caprese or Caprese Salad, which, incidentally, also proudly displays the colors of Italy’s flag (red, white and green).

Instructions

  • Cut the goat cheese log into ¼-inch-thick slices.
  • Core the tomatoes and slice them.
  • Arrange the tomatoes and cheese on a serving plate.
  • Chiffonade or tear the basil leaves over the salad.
  • Drizzle with balsamic vinegar and extra virgin olive oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper.

Recipe Credit

Beth Blessing (Organic Beth) has a Masters in Nutrition and is the co-founder of Green Bean Delivery. She is a mother of three that loves supporting family farms and searching for unique, artisanal products. Her goal is to help others eat better and live a more natural, holistic life through healthy recipes and practical tips. Follow her at facebook.com/organicbeth