5 Great Dressing Recipes for Any Summer Salad

Summer salads are a fresh and healthy way to beat the heat, but it can be difficult to find the variety needed to maintain a healthy diet. Here are a few quick and easy recipes that are sure to spice up any salad. Enjoy!

Classic Vinaigrette

This classic recipe requires a minimal amount of ingredients, but gets five stars when it comes to taste! Mix together two tablespoons of red wine vinegar, two tablespoons of dijon mustard, and a pinch of salt and pepper!

Teriyaki Glaze

This Asian-inspired glaze is the perfect blend of sweet and tangy. The recipe requires mixing two tablespoons teriyaki sauce, one tablespoon rice wine vinegar, a pinch of sugar, one teaspoon of garlic powder, and half a cup of oil.

Greek Yogurt Ranch

This recipe provides a healthy alternative to the classic ranch dressing. The recipe calls for the blending of two cups non-fat plain yogurt, one small onion, one clove of garlic, half cup of buttermilk and a pinch of parsley.

Chili Lime

This spicy dressing is a favorite for salads and doubles as a side condiment. To make one cup of dressing simply mix four tablespoons lime juice, half cup of red wine vinegar, two tablespoons soy sauce, one teaspoon red pepper flakes, and one teaspoon of cumin. If you’re looking for a more mild pallet, reduce the amount of red pepper flakes.

Lemon Vinaigrette
This light and fruity option elicits all the tastes of summer. To make the dressing blend half cup of red wine vinegar, two tablespoons dijon mustard, half cup olive oil, four tablespoons lemon zest, and one tablespoon of honey.