Caprese Christmas Tree

Caprese Christmas Tree

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What You Need

  • 1 Dandy Romaine Heart
  • 1 cup cherry tomatoes
  • 1 8-ounce package of mozzarella balls (sometimes called pearls)
  • ¼ cup Basil Pesto (homemade or store-bought)
  • 1 ½ tablespoons olive oil
  • Salt and pepper - optional
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Make It

1. Place the romaine leaves on a large serving platter. Place the biggest spears at the bottom of the platter. Work toward the top using smaller and smaller spears to create a Christmas tree.

2. To a mixing bowl, toss to combine cherry tomatoes and mozzarella with pesto and olive oil. Mix well until tomatoes and mozzarella pearls are well coated in pesto.

3. Spoon Caprese mixture into each romaine leaf. Sprinkle with salt and pepper, if desired.