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Caprese Steak

This recipe combines salad and dinner together! The pairing of Caprese ingredients over steak is spectacular!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American, Italian
Keyword: caprese, dinner, steak
Servings: 4


  • 1/2 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 Tbsp extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp dried thyme
  • 1 Tbsp dried oregano
  • 2 ┬áboneless cross rib steaks around 750g OR fillet mignon OR sirloin - for 4 people
  • 2 beefsteak tomatoes, sliced
  • sea salt, to taste
  • freshly ground pepper, to taste
  • 4 slices mozzarella
  • Fresh basil leaves


  • In a small mixing bowl, combine balsamic vinegar, garlic, olive oil, pinch of salt, dried thyme, and dried oregano.
  • Place steak in a deep dish or large bowl, pour the marinade over the steak and let sit for at least 25 minutes.
  • Grill steak for around 3-5 minutes per side over high heat (depending on thickness of cut).
  • Remove from the grill and slice the steaks.
  • Top each serving with mozarella and tomato. Optional: add a drizzle of balsamic vinegar and olive oil. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  • Add fresh basil on top, serve and enjoy!