13 Feb Valentine’s Caprese Salad

Valentine’s day is about celebrating love. Flowers, chocolates, gifts… they all do the trick, but let’s be honest, nothing beats food! So, today, we’ll see how you can make a Valentine’s Day special Caprese salad for yourself and your beloved partner.

Ingredients (for 2 people)

  • 1 tomato (medium/large)
  • 1 ball of mozzarella
  • Basil leaves
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
  • Salt & Pepper

Cutlery

  • Knife
  • Tablespoon
  • Heart-shaped cookie cutter (Optional)

Execution

  1. Cut the mozzarella into 6-8 slices with a knife
  2. Shape them into a heart, using the knife or optionally a cookie cutter
  3. Slice the tomato into 6-8 slices (make sure the tomato slices and the mozzarella slices are equal in number)
  4. Place 1 or half a basil leaf on each tomato slice
  5. Place a mozzarella slice on each tomato slice
  6. Drizzle with a tablespoon of olive oil and some balsamic vinegar
  7. Sprinkle some pepper and salt

All done!

Calories: 240kcal per person

Protein: 12grams per person