Basic Salad Dressing and Variations


2/3 cup Vinegar
2/3 cup Salad oil (vegetable oil of your choice – I use canola)
2/3 cup Sugar, granulated

Blend well by shaking or use wire whip and refrigerate.


Garlic Dressing Add one clove of garlic to basic dressing

Onion Dressing Add 2 tablespoons dehydrated (dried) onion

Herb Dressing – To 1 cup basic dressing, add 1 tablespoon snipped parsley, 1 tablespoon dried basil

Blue Cheese To ½ cup dressing, add 2 tablespoon crumbled blue cheese

Parmesan Cheese To ½ cup basic dressing, add 2 tablespoons grated Parmesan

Curry & Onion To ½ cup basic dressing, add 1 tablespoon curry powder, 1 tablespoon fresh minced onion

Creamy Dressing To ½ cup basic dressing, add ½ cup mayonnaise and shake well

Poppy Seed Add 2 tablespoons poppy seed to creamy dressing

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