Avocado Caprese Salad

Avocado Caprese Salad

The avocado adds such a creamy element to this salad, I actually enjoyed it better than the original.

Category Appetizer, Paleo, Side Dish, Vegetarian
Compliance Level Kickstart, Lifestyle, Performance
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 4
Author Shannon Gilson


  • 4 medium heirloom tomatoes or tomato of your choice
  • 2 avocados
  • 1 bunch of fresh basil
  • Extra virgin olive oil
  • Balsamic vinegar optional
  • Sea salt and black pepper


  1. Slice tomatoes and avocados and salt lightly.
  2. Slice basil into thin ribbons.
  3. Layer tomato slices, avocado slices, and basil.

  4. Lightly drizzle with olive oil and balsamic vinegar (optional). Sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste.