Delight All of Your Guests with this Simple New Year’s Eve Recipe


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In as few as 20 minutes, you can have a New Year’s Eve appetizer ready to share with your party guests via This simple, yet delicious recipe will not only turn heads as your guests visit the appetizer table – it will also please the taste buds of many!  


8 oz. mozzarella balls

2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil

1 tsp. Italian seasoning

1/4 tsp. crushed red pepper flakes

kosher salt

24 cherry tomatoes

12 fresh basil leaves

1 c. balsamic vinegar


  • In a small bowl, stir together mozzarella, olive oil, Italian seasoning, crushed red pepper flakes, and season with salt. 
  • Set aside. 
  • Assemble skewers: Layer a cherry tomato, basil leaf, marinated mozzarella ball, and another cherry tomato. 
  • Place on your serving platter. 
  • Make the balsamic glaze: In a small saucepan or skillet, bring balsamic vinegar to a low simmer. Let thicken until syrupy, 15 minutes. 
  • Set aside to cool and thicken.
  • Drizzle skewers with balsamic glaze and serve. Yields 12 servings.  


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