Snacks & Treats

Mini Caprese Boats: Moblees Recipe

Feb 17, 2015

Bocconcini is an Italian cheese, similar to mozzarella. It pairs beautifully with tomato and olive oil to create these fresh little boats that are as fun to make as they are to eat.

You'll need:

  • 10 cherry tomatoes
  • 5 cocktail-size bocconcini balls
  • 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • 1/8 tsp salt
  • 2 large basil leaves, chopped fine


1. Cut cherry tomatoes in half, remove seeds and hollow out the inside.
2. Cut bocconcini balls into quarters.
3. Toss bocconcini with olive oil, salt and basil.
4. Fill each tomato with two pieces of the cut bocconcini.

Makes approximately 10 servings

Estimated nutrition information per serving (approximately 2 pieces):

Calories                 50  
Total Fat                4 g
    Saturated Fat   1.5 g 
    Trans Fat           0 g  
Sodium                  85 mg
Total Carbohydrate   1 g  
    Dietary Fiber     0 g 
    Sugars               1 g  
Protein                   3 g

Article Author Moblees and ParticipACTION
Moblees and ParticipACTION

The Moblees is a multi-platform "Movement Movement" designed to promote healthy active living among Canadian children. Along with partner organization ParticipACTION, The Moblees aims to provide early intervention strategies to reduce childhood obesity and to inspire a foundational change in the way children and their families move through their daily lives.

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