First Prize Winner at the Tomato Ball

From Sydney MacKenzie Knocks ‘Em Dead, available now.



  • 4 tomatoes, cubed
  • 3 big balls of fresh mozzarella cheese, cubed
  • 2 soft-ish avocados - peeled, pitted, and cubed
  • 3 tbsp. balsamic vinegar
  • 3 tbsp. red wine vinegar
  • 1/2 tsp. basil – dried or fresh
  • 1 tsp. sugar
  • dashes of salt and pepper


  1. Toss tomato, mozzarella, and avocado in a bowl.
  2. Mix vinegars, basil, sugar, salt, and pepper in a separate bowl.
  3. Pour dressing over salad and mix it up.
  4. You could serve this with crusty bread/toast or crackers.