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Mini Caprese Skewers

  • Author: jfletcher
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes
  • Yield: 16 bites 1x


  • 16 cherry or grape tomatoes
  • 8 ounces of mini mozzarella balls
  • 16 basil leaves
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • pesto or balsamic reduction

For balsamic reduction

  • 1/4 cup of balsamic vinegar
  • 2 tbs honey


Cut the mozzarella into manageable bite sized pieces. Skewer the tomatoes, basil and mozzarella on a toothpick. Sprinkle with salt and pepper. Serve with pesto or balsamic reduction.

To make balsamic reduction add the balsamic vinegar and honey to a small saucepan over low to medium low heat. Cook until the mix comes to a simmer and reduces and thickens. The mix is done when it coats the back of a spoon.

  • Category: appetizer
  • Cuisine: American, Italian

Keywords: caprese skewers, caprese bites