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18 Easy Salad Dressing Recipes

Salad should never be an afterthought and with these easy salad dressing recipes, it won’t be. Whip up a tasty combination to make your next salad delight. It’s a bit embarrassing to admit but I used to think that “salad” was a dirty word — the joke of foods eaten only by people who were …

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Homemade Basil Pecan Pesto

With a warm, rich flavor, Basil Pecan Pesto is delightful on pasta, lovely on sandwiches and perfect on chicken, fish and vegetables. What a great summer sauce! There are little lessons that I learn in the garden each year. This year, my first and biggest one was to be less impatient. In my rush to …

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Romano Rosemary Lemon Vinaigrette

A tangy dressing recipe for Romano Rosemary Lemon Vinaigrette using Pompeian olive oil is perfect for spring salads. This recipe was created for a client, but all opinions are my own. A salad. A light, tangy lemon vinaigrette. The warmth of the sunlight streaming through the windows. Spring is all about renewal. It’s the season …

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Kale Chimichurri Sauce

Kale Chimichurri Sauce

This quick and easy recipe for Kale Chimichurri Sauce makes a tart, earthy sauce perfect for serving on beef, chicken, fish, salad and more. It’s good to do things that scare you. Doing so not only builds character but also builds your resiliency. It naturally raises your inner bar for fear, making you stronger. And …

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Shallot Vinaigrette Recipe

This sweet-tangy recipe for shallot vinaigrette is ready in just five minutes and delicious on salads, potatoes and more. This is the story of a vinaigrette. A delicious, sweet-tangy vinaigrette that I adore. Last year, I went to an event at Craftbar where I discovered my new favorite salad dressing: Shallot Vinaigrette. It was one …

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