Make Your Own (Healthy!) Salad Dressing
Have I mentioned how much I love salads? Because I do. Having a good dressing is what makes or breaks a salad in my opinion, and sometimes homemade is best. It’s a really great idea to have some solid containers so you don’t end up using tupperware to store all your dressings. This is a great option, it’s basic and really versatile. These are great for on-the-go because they’re plastic and a little more portable. Regardless of what you use, you can’t go wrong making your own dressings!
Basic Ranch Dressing: You really need a solid ranch dressing. It’s versatile, creamy, and perfect on a lot of salads. This recipe is easy to pull together and a great DIY salad dressing.
Honey Mustard Salad Dressing: This is a great DIY salad dressing, and it’s got a nice tang to it. It’s light, healthy, and super easy to put together.
Italian Salad Dressing: This is perfect for a light salad and as a companion to a pasta dish. It also doubles well as a sauce with chicken if you’re in the mood for something more substantial.
Greek Yogurt Blue Cheese Dressing: I love blue cheese. On steak, salad, you name it. This is a creamy, tangy, flavorful dressing that is very versatile. Unless you don’t like blue cheese…then there’s more for me. 🙂
Balsamic Vinaigrette: This is also a salad staple. It’s great with tomatoes and a spring mix salad.
All of these dressings come together seamlessly and are simply shaker-ready. If you find that you like a creamier dressing, throw it into a food processor or a blender and blend until your desired consistency. It’s a perfect way to control your content and create some healthy and organic dressings.
Greek Yogurt Ranch Dressing via Wholefully
Honey Mustard Dressing via Wholefully
Italian Dressing via Wholefully
Greek Yogurt Blue Cheese via Wholefully
Balsamic Vinaigrette via Wholefully