A festive treat that is delicious and easy to prepare.
This salad looks easy to prepare and it absolutely is. You need the freshest ingredients to make it a hit. It is great for entertaining, snacking on, lunching or as a side dish for your favourite meat or fish dishes. The flavours are fresh and subtle and basil is a wonderful herb that takes food to another level.
If you are stuck for salad ideas then this salad will be a wonderful accompaniment to any meal.
Preparation Time: 5 minutes
Cooking Time: No cooking required
Makes: 3 or more salad servings
Ingredients 4 vine ripened tomatoes
8 pieces of boconccini cheese
10 sprigs of fresh basil
Extra virgin olive oil for sprinkling
Salt and pepper
Slice the tomatoes into thin slices and arrange on a plate.
Slice the boconccini thinly and place evenly over the tomatoes.
Finely chop the basil and sprinkle over the salad.