Caprese Salad in a Jar

Prep Time

10 min


4 servings


  • 1 cup precooked quinoa (cook on stovetop according to the instructions on the box, can be made ahead of time)

  • 2 cups basil leaves, roughly chopped

  • 1 pint cherry tomatoes, sliced in half

  • 1 cup of fresh mozzarella, cubed

  • balsamic vinegar


  1. layer ingredients in mason jar with quinoa on bottom, followed by tomatoes, then basil, and mozzarella. Finally drizzle 1 teaspoon of balsamic over the top and seal jar.


Chia Leah

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