Enjoy this easy Italian Mozzarella Salad Recipe. This vegetarian main-dish salad recipe, loaded with healthy protein and fiber, features watercress and spinach leaves, tossed with balsamic vinegar and virgin olive oil.
Italian Mozzarella Salad Ingredients:
- 200g fresh baby spinach leaves
- 125g watercress
- 125g mozzarella cheese
- 225g cherry tomatoes
- 2 tsp. balsamic vinegar
- 4 1/2 tsp. extra virgin olive oil
- a pinch of salt and pepper
- Rinse the spinach and watercress under cold running water and drain thoroughly on paper towels. Remove any tough stems.
- Place the spinach and watercress leaves in a large serving dish.
- Cut the mozzarella into small pieces and sprinkle them over the spinach and watercress leaves.
- Cut the tomatoes in half and sprinkle them over the salad.
- Sprinkle over the vinegar, oil and season to taste with salt and pepper. Toss the mixture together to coat the leaves.
- Serve immediately or let chill in the refrigerator until required.