Schnitzel Caprese with Avocado

Take your regular weeknight schnitzel to new heights simply by adding Caprese flavours of Mozzarella, Basil & Tomato, plus we add an Avocado in this recipe! This recipe is brought you by

Level

Beginner

Category

  • Autumn
  • Chicken and Poultry
  • Health

Cuisine

  • Italian

Serves

4

Prep Time

5 minutes

Cooking Time

30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 4 crumbed schnitzels, chicken, beef, pork or vegetarian
  • 1 large ripe avocado, peeled and cut into 16 slices
  • 8 slices fresh mozzarella cheese
  • 8 thick slices ripe tomato
  • 16 fresh basil leaves
  • 1-2 tablespoons avocado oil or extra virgin olive oil Basil pesto to serve

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 180°C. Line a baking tray with baking paper and lay the schnitzels on the tray.
  2. Top each schnitzel with the slices of tomato, mozzarella and alternate with sliced avocado and basil leaves, drizzle with avocado oil.
  3. Bake according to instruction on the packaging, until the schnitzels are golden brown, and the mozzarella melted.
  4. Serve hot with a dollop of pesto and extra sliced avocado.