This is a collection of recipes from Teresa Lapetina Greco (Big Mamma), her daughter Elizabeth Greco Noviello (Mamaw), her grand daughter Marie Noviello Casazza and her great grand daughter-in-law.....Lee Casazza. My cookbook is now available in a hard cover and in Kindle on Amazon. If you live in the USA, you can order it now from my website. I will personally inscribe and sign the book for you, just leave instructions. www.leecasazzacooking.com. . . Buon appetito!
Friday, August 5, 2016
CAPRESE SALAD WITH ITALIAN OLIVES - Insalata Caprese
Caprese salad is one of the simplest and most
delicious salads to make. Be sure to use good quality extra-virgin olive oil.
2 vine ripened tomatoes, sliced
1 chunk whole milk mozzarella cheese, sliced
3 leaves basil, sliced
Italian black olives (Ligurian or Gaeta)
Extra-virgin olive oil
Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper Layer the tomatoes and mozzarella on two plates or one platter. Add basil and olives. Drizzle with extra-virgin olive oil and season to taste with salt and pepper. Serves 2