Caprese Appetizer Bites


  •  1 pint cherry tomatoes
  •  4 ounces small mozzarella cheese balls
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 
  • 3/4 ounce fresh basil
  • 2 tablespoons fresh basil leaves, chopped
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 1 pinch ground black pepper
  • toothpicks or skewers


Toss tomatoes, mozzarella cheese, olive oil, chopped basil, salt, and pepper together in a bowl until well coated. Skewer mozzarella cheese balls and tomatoes with fresh basil leaves in between.