You are here: Home » Recipes » Mozzarella and Tomato Sandwich Mozzarella and Tomato Sandwich Recipe by Relish Contributor Yield 1 servings If you make this sandwich in the morning, press it together well so the oil and vinegar soak into the bread. Use the whole ball of packaged fresh mozzarella cheese unless you buy the pre-sliced variety. PrintEmail Ingredients 1 (6-inch) length French or Italian bread4 (1/4-inch-thick) slices fresh mozzarella cheese3 thick slices tomato4 fresh basil leaves2 teaspoons extra-virgin olive oil2 teaspoons balsamic vinegar Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste Instructions Cut bread in half and open like a book. Layer bottom with cheese, tomatoes and basil. Combine oil and vinegar and sprinkle over tomatoes. Season with salt and pepper. Close sandwich and press so bread absorbs dressing.