Love salad, but hate the additives and preservatives in dressing?
Here’s a simple recipe you can make at home and it’s so easy.
Balsamic Vinaigrette Ingredients:
½ cup olive oil
¼ cup balsamic vinaigrette
Salt and pepper to taste
1 garlic clove, minced
Optional additions: 1 tsp mustard, shallots, dried herbs, spoonful of honey
Place ingredients in a jar with lid and shake vigorously.
Add to your favorite salad and enjoy.
Oscar Wilde said, “To make a good salad is to be a brilliant diplomatist–the problem is entirely the same in both cases. To know exactly how much oil to put with one’s vinegar”.
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Maybe Oscar Wilde didn’t know how much oil to put with one’s vinegar … but you do.
Try it and like it, or have a favorite dressing recipe to share? Please do so in the comments.