Marinated Mozzarella Eyes

Surprise your guests this Halloween by making these eye shaped cheese starters topped with olives – tasty appetizers.

  • prep time 5 min
  • total time 4 hr 5 min
  • ingredients 5
  • servings 10

Ingredients

1/2
cup extra-virgin olive oil
2
tablespoons Italian seasoning
1
clove garlic, finely chopped
1
package (8 oz) bocconcini (small fresh mozzarella cheese balls), drained
1/3
cup sliced pimiento-stuffed green olives
  • 1 In medium bowl, mix olive oil, Italian seasoning and garlic. Add cheese balls; toss to coat. Cover and refrigerate at least 4 hours or overnight to marinate, turning occasionally.
  • 2 Remove cheese mixture from refrigerator. Using slotted spoon, place cheese balls on serving platter. Top each cheese ball with olive slice, cut side up, for eye.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    170
    ,
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    17g
    17%
    (Saturated Fat
    5g,
    5%
    ),
    Sodium
    110mg
    110%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    0g
    0%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Protein
    4g
    4%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    0
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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