A good salad dressing recipe is the secret to a winning salad. No matter what you add to the mix, these easy recipes go with everything. Choose balsamic vinaigrette, creamy Caesar dressing, or miso ginger to complement the ethnic theme of your meal.
Plan ahead. The vinegar needed for this food gift needs to stand for at least 2 weeks before using.
Homemade dressing is super easy and super delicious. Sweet peppers add crunch to this classic dressing.
This quick-and-easy vinaigrette makes a summer-fresh dressing for any green salad and adds super flavor to a plate of sliced tomatoes sprinkled with green onions and feta cheese.
It's easier than you think to make your own dressing. Get creative with any of the variations on the basic herb vinaigrette.
Toss this light homemade dressing with any combination of greens, avocado, cucumber, and sweet peppers.
Signet marigold petals combined with oil and vinegar drizzled over crisp lettuce makes a delightful, elegant summer salad.
Cranberry sauce and orange juice are added to a purchased salad dressing to create a holiday special vinaigrette for a simple green salad.
Onion and poppy seeds flavor this creamy salad dressing. Try it on cut-up cantaloupe, watermelon and blueberries.
This Asian-inspired side salad goes well with chicken or fish.
Turkey cutlets take only minutes to cook on the grill and are delicious in this main-dish salad with cinnamon-glazed pecans and drizzled with a raspberry vinaigrette.
This salad can be prepared in 10 minutes. Making the dressing in advance saves additional time and allows the flavors to mellow and blend.
Toss this light soy-ginger dressing with a bag of slaw mix and roasted peanuts for a nutritious side dish on stir-fry night. The recipe uses canola oil and sesame oil, which are both good choices as part of a balanced diet.