Caprese Salad with Pesto Sauce Recipe

 
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Caprese Salad with Pesto Sauce
How to make Caprese Salad with Pesto Sauce
  • Chef: NDTV Food
  • Recipe Servings: 2
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  • Difficulty Level: Easy

Caprese Salad with Pesto Sauce Recipe : Juicy tomato and mozzarella cheese salad with pesto sauce. Topped with the freshness of basil.

Ingredients of Caprese Salad with Pesto Sauce

  • For Salad:
  • 2 Tomatoes
  • Handfu Tulsi
  • 1 packet Buffalo Mozzarella
  • For Pesto Sauce:
  • Handful Basil
  • 1 Cup Pine nuts
  • 1 Cup Parmesan Cheese, grated
  • 1/2 Cup Extra virgin olive oil
  • Juice of half a Lemon

How to Make Caprese Salad with Pesto Sauce

  • Salad Recipe:
  • 1.Cut 2 juicy tomatoes in thick rounds and dress them with a little bit of extra virgin olive oil, some salt and pepper.
  • 2.Break Mozzarella into chunks.
  • 3.On a serving platter, arrange the tomato slices along with the mozzarella chunks.
  • 4.Garnish with tulsi and pesto sauce.
  • Pesto Sauce:
  • 1.Blend the basil with pine nuts, Parmesan cheese with extra virgin olive oil, until it forms a paste.
  • 2.Squeeze in the lemon juice.
  • 3.If the paste is too thick, add in more extra virgin olive oil to reach the desired consistency.
Key Ingredients: Tomatoes, Tulsi, Buffalo Mozzarella, Basil, Pine nuts, Parmesan Cheese, Extra virgin olive oil, Juice of half a Lemon

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