Caprese Buttons

Servings: 14


  • 1 (8 oz.) package BelGioioso sliced fresh mozzarella cheese
  • 3 tablespoons basil pesto
  • 7 cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic reduction

On a platter, arrange 14 slices of fresh mozzarella. Add a teaspoon of basil pesto on top, then neatly press a cherry tomato half, cut side down, onto the pesto. Drizzle balsamic reduction on top of the caprese buttons immediately prior to serving.

This recipe was developed as part of Iowa Food & Family Project's "Let's Grow Together" campaign, in partnership with Earl May Garden Center.