Looking for an upgrade or a twist for your go-to antipasto party tray? Try our Citrus Herb Marinated Mozzarella balls for your next soirée!

Citrus Herb Marinated Mozzarella

Prep Time 15 mins
Total Time 15 mins


  • 8 oz fresh mozzarella packed in water
  • 2 tbsp pesto
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/4 tsp orange zest
  • 1/4 tsp lemon zest
  • 4 basil leaves- chiffonade
  • 1 small minced garlic clove (1/8 tsp)
  • 1 1/2 tsp finely chopped fresh oregano
  • Salt and pepper to taste


Combine pesto, oil, zest, basil, oregano, and garlic to a small mixing bowl and whisk until combined. Drain mozzarella gently stir until evenly coated.  Season with salt and pepper to taste.   Enjoy!


Nutrition Facts
Serving Size
Amount Per Serving As Served
Calories 1259kcal Calories from fat 1006
% Daily Value
Total Fat 112g 172%
Saturated Fat 39g 195%
Cholesterol 189mg 63%
Sodium 2080mg 87%
Carbohydrate 11g 4%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 3g
Protein 57g

Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs:

Calories 2000
Total Fat Less than 65g
Sat Fat Less than 25g
Cholesterol Less than 300mg
Sodium Less than 2,400mg
Total Carbohydrate 300g
Dietary Fiber 25g