Sunday, August 28, 2011
Mozzarella, Tomato and Avocado Salad
1 container cherry tomatoes, cut in half
1 carton fresh mozzarella cheese pearls, drained
1 avocado, peeled and diced
1/3 cup basil, julienned
2 tablespoons fresh parsley
1/4 cup lemon juice
1/4 cup olive oil
salt and pepper
baguette-optional (serve a dollop of salad on sliced baguette for appetizer)
1) In a large bowl, combine the tomatoes, mozzarella, basil and parsley, Set aside.
2) In a small bowl, whisk the lemon juice, oil, salt and pepper. Pour over tomato
mixture. Toss to coat. Cover and refrigerate for 1 hour before serving.
3) Just before serving the salad, stir in the chopped avocados. Serve salad with
slotted spoon and toasty bread.
4) Goes perfect with a glass of Pinot Grigio ; )
Recipe from: http://valsocal.blogspot.com/2011/03/mozzarella-tomato-and-avocado-salad.html