Fresh mozzarella with sun-dried tomatoes
12 medium-sized fresh mozzarella balls, halved
1/2 cup sun-dried tomatoes in oil, drained, chopped
2 tablespoons pesto (see recipe below)
5 fresh basil leaves
1 cup fresh basil leaves
3 cloves garlic
1/2 cup pine nuts
1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
For pesto, place basil, garlic, nuts and Parmesan cheese in a food processor and pulse. With food processor running, gradually add olive oil until well combined.
In a medium bowl, toss all ingredients until well combined.