A Match Made in Heaven — Mini Caprese Bites with a Rioja Reduction
Recipe Type: Appetizer
The juicy tomatoes nestled with fresh mozzarella, glazed with a wine reduction sauce and pungent basil is a perfect appetizer between summer and fall.
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 1 cup Rioja wine (any dry red)
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1 tbs balsamic vinegar
  • 1 tsp thyme
  • dash pepper
  • salt to taste
  1. In a saucepan over medium high heat, reduce the chicken broth to ? cup, add the wine and remaining ingredients and continue to cook until reduce to ½ cup
  2. Drizzle over fresh tomatoes, basil and mozzarella that has been skewered on small picks. This sauce is also wonderful on meats
Recipe by Honest Cooking at http://honestcooking.com/match-made-heaven-mini-caprese-bites-rioja-reduction/