Fresh Mozzarella, Basil, Tomato Focaccia

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

A delicious and healthy way to prepare this caprese Italian treat, with tangy & sweet Balsamic glaze!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Thaw and allow frozen pizza dough to rest.
  2. Balsamic Glaze: Put 1.5 cups aged balsamic vinegar and sugar in a sauce pan. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat to medium and simmer for 20 minutes, stirring. When it becomes syrupy, take off heat and put into another dish.
  3. Chill for 30 minutes.
  4. Once frozen dough thawed and rested, stretch or roll out dough to be about 1/4 thick in an almost rectangle shape.
  5. Lay on pizza sheet and brush on 2 tablespoons of olive oil. Sprinkle all of the dough with garlic salt and the parmesan cheese.
  6. Bake in a 425 degree oven for 8 minutes.
  7. Pull out and poke the dough several times with a fork.
  8. Put back into the oven for an additional 4-5 minutes or until golden brown.
  9. Slice fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, and chop basil.
  10. Arrange mozzarella and tomatoes on foccacia and sprinkle with lots of fresh basil. Drizzle remaining olive oil over the top. Use extra virgin or any good olive oil.
  11. Drizzle with Balsamic glaze and serve with extra balsamic glaze for dipping.
Most Helpful

This was really delicious!! I also added tomato basil sauce, I was concerned about adding the sauce along with the balsalmic, but it came good. I'm not much of a cook but very I'm pleased with the outcome.

stacyroach December 08, 2010

I took this to our Italian themed Potluck at work and it Was a Big Hit! It was so easy to make on a weeknight. I just followed the recipe as it was. Thank you form me and my co-workers for a GREAT RECIPE!

sidneysmom September 18, 2010