Avocado Caprese Salad

Salads

Nutrition Facts
Avocado Caprese Salad
Amount Per Serving
Calories 253 Calories from Fat 180
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 20g 31%
Saturated Fat 9g 45%
Total Carbohydrates 8g 3%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Protein 12g 24%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Ingredients

  • 2 medium Red tomatoes cut into eight slices
  • 1 bunch Fresh basil Leaves removed washed and patted dry with a paper towel
  • 8 oz Fresh mozzarella Cut into eight slices
  • 1 Avocado From Mexico halved pitted, peeled and sliced
  • 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/8 tsp Freshly cracked black pepper optional
  • 1/8 tsp Salt optional

Instructions

  1. On a large serving platter layer slices of tomato, larger basil leaves, mozzarella slices and avocado slices, repeating the layers fanning them out slightly on the plate until you’ve used all of the mozzarella, tomato and avocado.
  2. Drizzle with extra virgin olive oil and sprinkle with freshly cracked black pepper and sea salt.
  3. Finish the salad by garnishing with a few small basil leaves and serve.
Nutrition Facts
Avocado Caprese Salad
Amount Per Serving
Calories 253 Calories from Fat 180
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 20g 31%
Saturated Fat 9g 45%
Total Carbohydrates 8g 3%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Protein 12g 24%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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