Mozzarella and Tomato Skewers

How to make healthy appetizer

This past weekend was a blur of birthday festivities as we celebrated Andrew turning 7 and Chloe turning 5.

Candy dessert table

Big smiles. Mom is letting us have sugar today!

We invited all of their friends over for an over-the-top Candyland birthday party.

My challenge was finding some healthy snacks that I could fit into the candy theme. These mozzarella and tomato skewers fit the bill perfectly – mimicking the pattern of a candy cane, yet delivering some nutrients along with the fun!

These skewers are easy and festive — perfect to serve alongside Fruit Skewers. Look below for more healthy appetizer recipes.

Mozzarella and Tomato Skewers
A Recipe by Diana Keuilian
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INGREDIENTS
Serves 10

  • 10 wooden skewers
  • 30 organic cherry tomatoes
  • 30 small mozzarella balls
  • Salt
INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Wash and dry the tomatoes.
  2. Alternately push 3 tomatoes and 3 mozzarella balls onto each skewer. Lightly salt.
  3. Serve in an upright container.
NUTRITION

Calories: 99     Fat: 6 g     Carbohydrates: 2 g     Sodium: 52 mg     Fiber: .5 g     Protein: 7 g    

 

Recipe for tomato and mozzarella skewers

 

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