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Marinated Mozzarella in a mason jar

Marinated Mozzarella

These Marinated Mozzarella Balls take cheese to the next level of flavor! You can have these made and ready in as little as 5 minutes, for a quick and easy appetizer, or addition to a charcuterie or cheese board.
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Ingredients

  • 8 oz mozzarella balls
  • 1/4 cup olive oil extra virgin
  • 1/4 tsp kosher salt coarse
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper freshly ground
  • 1/4 tsp red pepper flakes (or more if you prefer spicier)
  • 12 basil leaves julienned
  • 1/2 tsp garlic crushed

Instructions

  • Combine all ingredients together. Mix to coat the cheese in all of the toppings.
  • Let marinate in the refrigerator for 15 min - 24 hours.

Nutrition Information:

Serving: 1ozCalories: 103kcal (5%)Carbohydrates: 1gProtein: 5g (10%)Fat: 10g (15%)Saturated Fat: 2g (13%)Cholesterol: 10mg (3%)Sodium: 94mg (4%)Sugar: 1g (1%)Vitamin A: 50IU (1%)Vitamin C: 0.1mgCalcium: 101mg (10%)

(Nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)