Basil not only makes the meals smell and taste better, but it also has a lot of beneficial effects on human body. Basil has a fantastic aroma that is said to have an aphrodisiac effect; it is also very stimulating. Using sweet basil in a pasta sauce will be sure to get your heart racing! Maybe this explains why Italians are so romantic!
8 plum tomatoes, chopped
1 red onion, chopped
1 bunch fresh basil, chopped
Olive oil--- 1/4 cup
Balsamic vinegar--- 2 tablespoons
2 loaves baguette bread
Salt & pepper
Fresh mozzarella cheese
Slice bread into baguettes. Drizzle with olive oil and bake at 350 degrees until toasted.
In a large bowl, combine tomatoes, onion & basil. Season with salt & pepper. Toss with olive oil and balsamic.
Serve with fresh mozzarella on baguettes!