Dressing Up for Summer!

By Alvaro Martinez
Posted On Jul 03, 2018
Dressing Up for Summer!

Say goodbye to the basic and old balsamic vinaigrette. Summer’s here and it’s time to revamp your salad so you can eat healthy and scrumptiously. Check out the following recipes to make delectable and healthy salad dressings right at home!

 

Clean Eating Strawberry Vinaigrette

Prep Time 15 mins Total Time 15 mins

Ingredients

  • 1/2 lb. fresh strawberries
  • 2 tbsp. honey
  • 2 tbsp. apple cider vinegar
  • 2 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 1/4 tsp. ground, black pepper

Instructions

  • Place all ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth.
  • Adjust honey to taste.

Source: The Gracious Pantry

 

Lemon Vinaigrette

Prep Time 3 mins Total Time 3 mins

 Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup good quality extra virgin olive oil
  • 3 Tablespoons fresh squeezed lemon Juice
  • 2 Tablespoons green onions, sliced
  • 1 Tablespoon honey
  • pinch sea salt
  • freshly ground pepper

Instructions

  • Place all in ingredients in a bowl and whisk. Store in mason jars and refrigerate for up to a week.
  • This type of vinaigrette is extremely versatile and can be used on almost any salad!

Source: The Organic Kitchen

 

Raspberry Vinaigrette

Prep Time 3 mins Total Time 3 mins

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup good quality extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/4 cup A’Olivier Raspberry Vinegar. Trust me! See link above.
  • 1 Tablespoon honey
  • Juice of half a lemon
  • 1 Tablespoon chives, chopped
  • pinch sea salt
  • freshly ground pepper

 

Instructions

  • Place all in ingredients in a bowl and whisk. Store in mason jars and refrigerate for up to a week.
  • The raspberry vinaigrette goes well with salads consisting of greens with berries, apples, nuts, soft cheeses etc.

 

Source: The Organic Kitchen


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