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Tomato Mozzarella Salad

Try this Tomato Mozzarella Salad for a salad your friends and family will love! This 1990’s-inspired salad features fresh tomato, sliced mozzarella cheese, and alluring basil for a tasty dish that works great as an appetizer or a main course!
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins


  • 4 medium-size ripe tomatoes, sliced
  • 8 ounces mozzarella cheese, sliced
  • 2 tablespoons basil leaves, cut into julienne strips
  • Extra virgin olive oil
  • Splash of balsamic vinegar, optional
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  • Slice 4 medium-size ripe tomatoes. 
  • Slice 8 ounces mozzarella cheese. 
  • Cut 2 tablespoons basil leaves into julienne strips. To do this, roll basil leaves into a cigar shape and cut.
  • In layers, add slices of tomatoes and mozzarella cheese to plate, layering the tomatoes and cheeses on top of each other.
  • Sprinkle cut basil on top of tomatoes and cheese.
  • Drizzle with extra virgin olive oil. If desired, add a splash of balsamic vinegar.
  • Add salt and pepper to taste.
  • Serve at room temperature and enjoy!