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This Food Doesn't Look Like Food. But It Is...

Who wants to have a Ladybug tea party? If you really want to get creative with your food, and use your cherry tomatoes often you should do this! My daughter was at a birthday party where these were served as a treat and talked about them so much I had to call for the recipe. Any time a healthy snack is a big hit I need to add it to my recipe box. So far I have not been successful in tracking down the person who actually invented these. But thank you, whoever you are - I really enjoy making these and cherry tomatoes are so good for us!

Now let's get to how I did it.

       Ladybug Caprese Bites - Step OneShared Food

Ingredients:

• Mozzarella cheese• Grape tomatoes• Olives• Basil leaves• Balsamic cream/glaze

Directions: • Cut cheese into thin slices, tomatoes in half with tiny slits on each, and olives in quarters. Tear basil leaves to fit cheese slices if needed.

       Ladybug Caprese Bites - Step TwoShared Food

• Assemble cheese, basil, tomato, then olives

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• Place drops of balsamic on each tomato to mimic a lady bug using a toothpick.

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That's it - simply arrange them on your favorite serving tray and enjoy seeing the reactions!

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Posted by Shared Food on Tuesday, April 26, 2016

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