6 Simple Salad Dressings You Can Make At Home

For all the Summer-Salad-Fanatics out there, today I share some of my favourite simple, homemade dressings.

Note: in these mini recipes, “T” means tablespoon and ‘t’ means teaspoon!


1. Lemony Hummus Dressing

  • 1 T Apple cider vinegar

  • 1/2 Lemon

  • 2 T Hummus

  • Mix together in a bowl

  • So super simple!


2. Tangy Citrus Mustard Dressing

  • 1 T Olive oil

  • 2 T Lime juice (or grapefruit juice)

  • 2 t Apple cider or balsamic vinegar

  • 1 t Dijon mustard (or 1 T if you’re a big fan like me!)

  • 1 t Rice malt syrup or honey

  • Pepper and salt to taste

  • Mix together in a bowl, or shake up in a jar.

  • My favourite condiment of all time, mustard!

3. Creamy Avocado Dressing

  • ½ Soft avocado

  • 1 T Coconut yoghurt

  • 1 T Olive oil

  • 1 T Apple cider or balsamic vinegar

  • 8 Sprigs coriander

  • Salt & pepperBlitz together in a food processor or blender.

  • When you feel like something a little bit creamy.


4. Tahini Dressing


  • 1 T tahini

  • 1 T lemon juice

  • Salt to taste

  • Stir and drizzle!

  • This combo drizzled over steamed or baked veggies or a leafy salad


5. Balsamic Vinaigrette

  • 2 T balsamic vinegar

  • 1 T Olive Oil

  • 1 T Dijon Mustard

  • 1 T dried thyme

  • Salt and pepper to taste

  • Mix all ingredients in a gar. Shake before use


6. Mustard Avocado Dressing

  • 1 soft avocado

  • 2 T Dijon Mustard

  • 1 T Olive Oil

  • 2 T water

  • Whiz all ingredients together. Transfer to jar and shake before use.



Keen for some more Summer food goodness? Join our 4 WEEK KICKSTART and get a 28 DAY SPRING MEAL PLAN (with shopping list and recipes) created by nutritionist.

Get in touch today!!

19 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Ready to find out more about Fit Kat Bootcamp, or maybe you're ready to get straight into your fitness journey - that's great, we'd love to meet you!

Please get in touch via any of the methods on our contact page to book your first session.

Or perhaps you'd rather book your 'No Sweat Intro' - just click the button below to book your preferred time.