1 large ripe beefsteak tomato, or 2 medium tomatoes, at room temperature Celtic or pink Himalayan salt freshly ground black pepper 8-10 fresh basil leaves, julienne 1 tbsp good-quality olive oil 1 tsp balsamic vinegar, or more to taste crushed red pepper (optional)
1. Slice the tomato horizontally into 1/4-inch thick slices. Season with salt and black pepper.
2. Stack the tomato slices, putting basil between each layer. Drizzle with the olive oil and balsamic vinegar. Add a dash of crush red pepper, if desired. Eat by itself or with rotisserie chicken for protein.
**Note: Calorie count does not include chicken.
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