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Burrata Filling AKA Stracciatella, Roasted Tomatoes & Herby Sauce ❤️. Obviously this is not the traditional way of making stracciatella but a quick hack that works!

Stracciatella is the filling of #burrata and it is basically pulled mozzarella curds soaked in cream, so this lil shortcut works if you don’t want to make mozzarella from scratch or can’t find mozz curds like me ❤️.

Burrata Filling AKA Stracciatella, Roasted Tomatoes & Herby Sauce

By Nadia Aidi
Burrata Filling AKA Stracciatella, Roasted Tomatoes & Herby Sauce ❤️. Obviously this is not the traditional way of making stracciatella but a quick hack that works!
Stracciatella is the filling of #burrata and it is basically pulled mozzarella curds soaked in cream, so this lil shortcut works if you don’t want to make mozzarella from scratch or can’t find mozz curds like me ❤️.

Ingredients 

  • 8 oz fresh mozzarella
  • 3/4 cup heavy cream, add 1/4 c more if you want it looser
  • 1 pint sugar bomb tomatoes
  • 8 basil leaves
  • 1/4 cup chives
  • 1/4 c pistachio
  • Large handful arugula
  • 1.5 tbsp white balsamic
  • 1/4 cup olive oil, more for drizzling
  • 1/4 cup parmigiano reggiano
  • 1.5 tsp honey
  • Salt and paper to taste
  • Crushed red peppers

Directions 

  • Shred the mozzarella with your hands pretty small, add the cream and let it sit covered in the fridge for at least 4 hours
  • Preheat a pan for 2 on high
  • Poke a hole on some tomatoes. Add them to the pan and cook until blistered, about 4-5 min.
  • Add the basil, arugula, chives and pistachio to a food processor and processb into pretty small. Add in the parmigiano, salt, pepper, balsamic, honey and olive oil. Process until smooth
  • Add the sauce to the warm tomatoes
  • Serve the tomatoes atop the stracciatella add crushed red peppers, black pepper and olive oil

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Nutrition information is automatically calculated, so should only be used as an approximation.

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