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Basil Vinaigrette Salad Dressing recipe / Running in a Skirt

Lemon Basil Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

Julie Wunder
My Lemon Basil Vinaigrette Salad Dressing is healthy, simple and downright delicious.  This Homemade Basil Dressing is a celebration of fresh summer flavors like sweet basil, garlic, olive oil and white wine vinegar.  You'll love that this easy dressing comes together with only 5 ingredients in less than 5 minutes.
Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Salad
Cuisine American
Servings 12
Calories 82 kcal


  • 2 cups packed basil
  • ½ teaspoon minced garlic
  • ½ cup Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • ¼ cup white wine vinegar, or champagne vinegar
  • 1 small lemon, juiced
  • salt to taste


  • Place the basil, garlic, olive oil, white wine vinegar, lemon and salt and pepper in a blender or food processer. 
  • Blend until smooth. 
  • Add more salt and pepper as desired.
  • Serve immediately or transfer to a glass container for storage.


Store in an airtight container in the fridge for up to a week.


Calories: 82kcalCarbohydrates: 1gProtein: 1gFat: 9gSaturated Fat: 1gSodium: 1mgPotassium: 17mgFiber: 1gSugar: 1gVitamin A: 211IUVitamin C: 2mgCalcium: 8mgIron: 1mg
Keyword Basil Vinaigrette Salad Dressing
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