Wine Salad Food Pairing

~ Tomato Mozzarella Salad and Brachetto  ~

Tomato Mozzarella Salad is perfect for a delicious lunch and is a great side to add to any wine. Loaded with ripe juicy tomatoes, fresh buttery mozzarella, and thinly slices onions, this salad calls for a light, homemade dressing for the final touch. It also pairs very well for any Italian inspired meal and what better to complete an Italian meal than with a glass of Italian wine,  Stella Rosa Imperiale Brachetto.

~Ingredients~

SALAD

  • 8 cups romaine lettuce
  • 1 large tomato
  • 2 cups cherry or grape tomatoes
  • 1/4 red onion
  • 1/4 cup olives
  • 1/2 cup cucumber
  • 1/4 cup red bell peppers
  • 8 oz. fresh mozzarella cheese

DRESSING

  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • salt and pepper

~Directions~

  1. Combine all dressing ingredients in a jar. Shake well and set aside.
  2. Place all ingredients in a large salad bowl, shake dressing again if separated and toss with salad.
  3. Drizzle with additional balsamic, if desired.
  4. Pair with a glass of Stella Rosa Imperiale Brachetto and cheers!

Cheers! 😀

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