Summer in a bowl! Can you tell I am excited? This is seriously delicious.
There are few things I enjoy more than stone fruit ... but cheese might be one of them. Then add tomatoes and basil and a bit of lemon and olive oil? Plus salt and pepper!? This actually can’t be beat. So. Dang. Delicious.
Stone Fruit & Heirloom Tomato Mozzarella Basil Salad
Prep time: 10 mins
Total time: 10 mins
2 large heirloom tomatoes
8 oz. package of fresh mozzarella pearls (drained), halved
1/4 cup packed fresh basil chiffonade
1 tablespoon olive oil
2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice
salt & pepper
1. Slice the stone fruit and the tomatoes into very thin wedges.
2. In a bowl, combine the sliced fruits, cheese, basil, olive oil, and lemon juice. Toss to combine, and season with salt and pepper to taste.3. Enjoy cold or at room temperature.