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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.

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