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The Spicy Olive’s Caprese Salad with Lavender Blasamic and Cilantro Pesto
The Spicy Olive’s Cilantro Pesto
1 large bunch fresh cilantro, stemmed, washed, and dried
2 medium garlic cloves, peeled and smashed
4 green onions, white portion only, chopped
1/2 jalapeno pepper, seeded, ribs discarded, chopped (optional)
1/3 cup of The Spicy Olive’s Picual or other single varietal olive oil
Juice from 2 small limes, about 1 tablespoon
fresh ground pepper to taste
1/4 cup of The Spicy Olive’s Lavender Balsamic
16 oz Fresh Mozzarella – sliced
Place all of the pesto ingredients into a blender or a food processor. Pulse until no large chunks remain, and the sauce is pureed. Taste and adjust seasoning.
Arrange the tomato slices, mozzarella, and basil. Drizzle Cilantro Pesto and Lavender Balsamic.