Organic 2-in-1 Heirloom Tomato & Fresh Mozzarella

 Organic 2-in-1 Heirloom Tomato & Fresh Mozzarella is a summertime classic… doubly delicious! Make it your favorite way today!

2-in-1 Heirloom Tomato & Fresh Mozzarella
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This recipe was created by Dani Lind of Rooted Spoon Culinary
Ingredients
  • 1 lb. heirloom tomatoes (mixed colors are pretty), sliced thickly
  • ½ lb. fresh mozzarella (the kind in a salty brine), sliced/torn into bite sized pieces
  • Handful of fresh basil
  • 3 Tbsp. Driftless Sunflower Oil or olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp. balsamic vinegar
  • salt & pepper to taste
  • crusty bread, preferably a baguette

Instructions
  1. Option #1: Caprese Salad: Alternate tomato slices, cheese slices, & basil leaves. Drizzle w/ oil & vinegar, sprinkle w/ salt & pepper & serve at room temperature w/ fresh bread
  2. Option #2: Panzanella Salad: Use day old bread cut into chunks (or cut fresh bread into chunks & let them dry out for an hour or so or lightly toast them) & combine with tomatoes & mozzarella cut into chunks, coarsely chopped basil, oil & vinegar, salt & pepper & allow to sit for about an hour at room temperature before serving.

 

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