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Caprese Pasta salad


Have You Tried a Caprese Pasta Salad?

Classic Caprese salad with soft, creamy fresh mozzarella, juicy seasonal tomatoes, and a generous amount of basil leaves. It’s a salad that’s comes from the island of Capri, and is perfect on a light summer day with a nice glass of Malbec or on the lighter side a Vermentino. The Caprese salads are great by themselfs or as a side salad with dinner.Caprese Salad is a dish with such simple ingredients that you hardly need a recipe for it.

This Caprese Salads is my faverite served with grilled chicken here at Little Bus Tours, and it’s a fun recipe that will blow your guests away. And here’s a little secret: you can make this recipe and pair it with your favorite Temecula wine you got on you wine tasting tour with Little bus tours. So experiment with. 

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Caprese Pasta Salad

Below is the full recipe for a delicious Caprese Pasta Salad

. Enjoy! 

Caprese Pasta Salad


  • Small bunch of cherrie tomatoes
  • 1 (8-ounce) ball fresh mozzarella, 
  • Fresh basil leaves
  • Extra-virgin olive oil from Sumerset wineryfor drizzling
  • Flaky sea salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • Bow tie pasta



Cook pasta as directed

In a bowl, combine:

  • Cooked pasta
  • Cherrie tomatoes sliced in Half
  • Cut mozzarella into Cube’s and add to tomatoe’s
  • Chopped fresh basil leaves.
  • Drizzle with olive oil,
  • sprinkle with salt and pepper, and serve!


Schedule a Temecula Wine Tasting Bus Tour

If you are interested in finding new sparkling wines, check out our options for wine tours and tastings in Temecula, CA. Enjoy the beauty of Temecula and the taste of the local wine on a fun and memorable tour that you can take with your friends or family. We hope that you try and love this easy and delicious Champagne Egg Scramble recipe. Bon appétit! 

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