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: 89 kcal
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

  1. 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. 

  2. Before serving, drizzle with balsamic reduction sauce. 

  3. If you've tried this recipe, come back and let us know how it was! 

Nutrition Facts
Caprese Skewers
Amount Per Serving
Calories 89 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 6g 9%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Cholesterol 22mg 7%
Sodium 180mg 8%
Potassium 60mg 2%
Total Carbohydrates 1g 0%
Sugars 1g
Protein 6g 12%
Vitamin A 5.9%
Vitamin C 4.8%
Calcium 14.6%
Iron 1.5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.