Caprese Salad Appetizer Skewers Recipe

  • Author: Ashley
  • Prep Time: 10
  • Cook Time: 10
  • Total Time: 20 minutes


These Caprese Salad Skewers make the perfect appetizer for entertaining. This fresh and simple appetizer is perfect for both kids and adults no matter the season! 



  • Cherry Tomatoes 
  • Mozzarella Cheese Balls (small)
  • 1 Tbsp Olive Oil 
  • 2/3 c. Balsamic Vinegar
  • Fresh Basil 


  1. Make balsamic reduction by placing balsamic vinegar into a saucepan. Heat to a slight boil over medium-high heat, reduce to a simmer until liquid has been reduced by about half and has thickened up, about 5-8 minutes. 
  2. Toss tomatoes and cheese in olive oil and finely chopped basil. 
  3. Assemble skewers by placing tomatoes, a piece of fresh basil, and cheese on an extra long bamboo toothpick. 
  4. Place all skewers on a place and drizzle with the balsamic reduction. 


The remaining balsamic reduction can be served on the plate for extra dipping. 

  • Category: Appetizer
  • Cuisine: Italian


  • Serving Size: 10-15

Keywords: Skewers, Caprese, Mozzarella, Tomatoes