Peach Caprese Salad

Peach Caprese Salad

This Peach Caprese Salad is a wonderful twist on a summer favorite.

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 cup cherries, pitted and quartered
  • 2 tbsp aged balsamic vinegar
  • 1 tbsp olive oil and more for drizzling
  • 1 small shallot, minced
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 5-6 peaches
  • 4-6 ozs fresh mozzarella balls
  • 12 fresh basil leaves, cut into strips

DIRECTIONS

  1. Combine cherries, shallot, salt and pepper in a bowl.
  2. Halve, pit and slice peaches.
  3. Arrange on a platter.
  4. Place mozzarella balls on top of the peaches.
  5. Spoon cherry mixture over the top of peaches and cheese.
  6. Sprinkle with basil, drizzle with olive oil and serve.

 

Photo Credit:  Kristen Shaner