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Berry Caprese Salad with Strawberry Balsamic Glaze

Nothing says summer like a berry caprese salad made with a beautiful assortment of fresh berries, mozzarella pearls, mint, and a mouthwatering strawberry balsamic glaze.      A glass bowl with berry caprese salad.

All summer long, we always have our fridge stocked with strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, blackberries, you name it (my little one-year-old daughter is a big fan!) Whether we are using them for topping an acai bowl, enjoying them on fresh crepes, or mixing them into this caprese salad, we look forward to berry season every year. I just love how versatile summer berries are!

If you’re looking for another fun way to enjoy this seasonal produce, you’ll love today’s recipe! Complete with a mixture of your favorite berries, fresh mozzarella, mint, and a strawberry balsamic glaze – this berry caprese salad is basically summer in salad form!

Berry Caprese Salad on a black plate.

Ingredients in Berry Caprese Salad

  • Berries: I like to use an assortment of strawberries, blackberries, blueberries, and raspberries, but you can substitute for whatever berries you like!
  • Mozzarella pearls: If you can’t find mozzarella pearls, you can buy a block of mozzarella and cut it into cubes instead.
  • Mint leaves
  • Balsamic vinegar
  • Honey

How to Make the Salad

  1. Combine the berries, mozzarella, and mint in a bowl.
  2. Drizzle with strawberry balsamic glaze.

Berry caprese salad in a glass bowl.

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Berry Caprese Salad
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
20 mins
 

Nothing says summer like a berry caprese salad made with a beautiful assortment of fresh berries, mozzarella pearls, mint and a mouthwatering strawberry balsamic glaze.

Course: Salad
Cuisine: American
Keyword: berries, summer
Servings: 6 servings
Ingredients
Caprese Salad
  • 2 cups sliced strawberries
  • 1 cup blueberries
  • 1 cup blackberries
  • 1 cup raspberries
  • 8 oz mozzarella pearls
  • 1/8 cup mint leaves cut into strips
Strawberry Balsamic Glaze
  • 1 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 1/2 cup strawberries diced
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1/2 tsp salt
Instructions
Caprese Salad
  1. Combine the berries, mozzarella and mint in a large bowl.

  2. Drizzle with the balsamic glaze.

Strawberry Balsamic Glaze
  1. Combine the glaze ingredients in a small sauce pan. Let simmer for 8-10 minutes until thickened.

  2. Strain into a jar or bowl. Allow to cool before adding to salad.

Recipe Notes

Adapted from Two Peas and Their Pod.

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