This is a really easy to make salad that's sure to satisfy even the most picky eater. The cucumber and hemp seeds provide an unexpected yet welcomed change to the already perfect caprese, and the arugula amps up the vitamin and minerals factor so you can feel really good about what you're putting in your body. Perfect in the summer, this makes a great light lunch.
Ingredients for Perfect Summer Salad
1 package of organic arugula
1 small package of cherry tomatoes (I used 6 for an individual serving) (halved)
mozzarella (cut into small pieces)
1 english cucumber (chopped)
6-10 fresh basil leaves (depends on how much basil flavor you want)
salt and pepper to taste
1T olive oil (optional)
Directions for Perfect Summer Salad
In a large bowl, mix the cucumber, mozzarella, basil and tomatoes with salt and pepper and olive oil. On a plate, place a bed of arugula and add the cucumber mix on top. Sprinkle hemp hearts on top and drizzle with balsamic cream. Eat and enjoy.