This is the best orange vinaigrette dressing you’ll ever eat! It takes a little longer to make than some other dressings but it’s worth the wait!
Best Orange Vinaigrette Dressing
Servings 2 tbsp
Calories 145 kcal
- ½ cup orange juice
- Light syrup from one 11 oz can of mandarin oranges
- 1 tbsp minced red onion
- 2 tbsp apple cider vinegar
- ½ tsp salt
- ½ tsp pepper
- ¼ cup olive oil
Place orange juice and light syrup in a small saucepan. Boil over medium-high heat until thickened and reduced to ¼ cup., about 40 minutes. Stir frequently. Remove from heat and allow to cool for 10 minutes.
In a small bowl, combine onion, vinegar, salt, pepper and oil. Add orange syrup and mix well.
Store tightly covered in the refrigerator.k
Keyword easy, mandarin oranges, oil-based, orange juice, salad dressing, vegan, vegetarian, vinaigrette
Did you know? Vinaigrette dressing refers to dressing with an oil and vinegar base. It’s been proven to be much healthier than its creamy counterparts!
Suggestion: Try this dressing with Orange and Beet Salad!
Take your salad game to the next level with this lemon turmeric dressing! It’s just as good on cooked vegetables to help those picky eaters to eat healthier!
Lemon Turmeric Dressing
(Courtesy: Penny Jacques)
Servings 2 tbsp
Calories 165 kcal
- ¼ cup lemon juice
- ½ clove garlic, minced (½ tsp)
- 1 tsp Dijon mustard
- ¼ tsp ground turmeric*
- ¼ tsp salt
- ⅛ tsp black pepper
- ½ cup olive oil
- ½ tbsp fresh ginger, grated
Combine all ingredients using an immersion or countertop blender. Store in a tightly sealed container in the refrigerator.
*Turmeric stains anything it touches so use caution!
Hack: Do you know that you can freeze fresh ginger root? Grating it in its frozen state is easier than grating it fresh and, if you choose organic ginger, you don’t have to peel it! Simply place in a sealed freezer bag or container and pop it in the freezer.
Keyword cold side dish, healthy, homemade, lemon, oil-based, salad, salad dressing, turmeric, vegan, vegetarian
Did you know? Turmeric has many health benefits, which makes it an excellent addition to your diet!
Suggestion: Try this with warm vegetable salad!