Bread appetizers featuring Fresh Mozzarella can generate a menu price premium of more than $2 vs. bread appetizers without Fresh Mozzarella. This recipe is great for those looking for a fresh and healthy menu choice without sacrificing craveable flavor.
Place 5 slices Grande Fresh Mozzarella in shallow container; drizzle 2 oz. Lemon Basil Marinade over cheese slices to evenly coat.
Arrange 5 toasted baguette slices on appetizer plate; top evenly with 1/2 oz. lettuce blend and marinated cheese slices. Drizzle remaining marinade evenly over baguette slices.
Garnish plate with 1 lemon wedge and 1 basil sprig.
Lemon Basil Marinade
Yield: 32 oz. (16 servings)
Combine all ingredients in food processor fitted with a steel blade. Mix until fully blended.
To serve as an appetizer salad, slice 4 oz. Grande Ovoline Fresh Mozzarella into 2-inch pieces and arrange over 1 oz. lettuce blend. Drizzle 2 oz. Lemon Basil Marinade over the top and garnish plate with 1 lemon wedge and 2 toasted baguette slices