The Best Easy Pesto Caprese Salad

Ingredients for Caprese Salad with Pesto

Tomatoes Mozzarella Basil Arugula Pesto Lemon

Halve the tomatoes.

Cut the cherry tomatoes in half so they burst nicely when you bite into the caprese salad.

Assemble the Caprese Salad.

Lay down a bed of  arugula on a platter or in a large bowl. Add the tomato, mozzarella, and fresh basil on top. 

Dress up the pesto.

Squeeze fresh lemon juice right into your favorite storebought pesto. Stir it together.

Dress the Caprese salad.

Drizzle the lemon pesto over the Caprese salad.


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