Italian Sausage Caprese Skewer
What’s a great way to add more flavor and deliciousness to a Caprese salad? Of course...it's Johnsonville® Hot Italian Sausage that creates heavenly texture and flavor in the mouth! This quick and easy recipe has all the favorites: fresh mozzarella, fresh basil, and juicy cherry tomatoes.
(19 ounces) JOHNSONVILLE® Fresh Italian Hot Sausage Links, cut into bias-slice pieces
cherry tomatoes, (24 tomatoes)
(16 ounces) marinated fresh mozzarella balls, (Ciligiene 24 1/2 ounce balls)
(2.5 ounces) fresh basil leaves
skewers, wooden or other decorative picks
Extra virgin olive oil
Balsamic syrup or balsamic vinegar
Fresh ground black pepper, to taste
Cook sausage according to package directions for grill or in a skillet.
Assemble each skewer alternating the tomato, basil, mozzarella and sausage.
Arrange skewers on a platter; drizzle with olive oil and balsamic syrup.
Sprinkle with salt and fresh ground black pepper.