Caprese Skewers are the perfect party appetizer made with fresh mozzarella, basil, tomatoes, garlicky croutons, and zesty pepperoni, all drizzled with a tangy balsamic reduction sauce! #capresesalad #capreseappetizer www.savoryexperiments.com

Caprese Skewers

Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: caprese appetizer, caprese salad
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Servings: 16
Calories: 89kcal
Author: Jessica Formicola
Caprese Skewers are the perfect party appetizer made with fresh mozzarella, basil, tomatoes, garlicky croutons, and zesty pepperoni, all drizzled with a tangy balsamic reduction sauce!
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Ingredients

  • 16 1-inch mozzarella cheese cubes/balls
  • 16 basil leaves
  • 16 cherry tomatoes , halved
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic reduction sauce
  • 16 toothpicks
  • 8 thick slices pepperoni
  • 8 large croutons

Instructions

  • Layer mozzarella cheese, basil and halved cherry tomato on each toothpick. Add a crouton to half of the skewers. Add thick-cut pepperoni to the other half, using them as a base to stand them up. 
  • Before serving, drizzle with balsamic reduction sauce. 
  • If you've tried this recipe, come back and let us know how it was! 

Nutrition

Calories: 89kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 22mg | Sodium: 180mg | Potassium: 60mg | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 295IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 146mg | Iron: 0.3mg