Fun Salad Recipes: A Homemade Dijon Vinaigrette Dressing

May 3, 2021
Olive Oil, Honey and Mustard ingredients out on a counter

Looking for a go to homemade vinaigrette to top off just about any salad?! Then look no further– we’ve got you covered with a simple subtle vinaigrette that will add the right amount of taste to dress that salad of yours you are about to serve. This is an excellent one to bookmark and to make in large bulk as you can keep it store for the week and ready to use for whatever salad you choose to make. These ingredients are likely ones that you will find in your kitchen cabinets already, but if not, make sure to stock pile these few ingredients at all times so that no matter what you always have a tasty dressing to enjoy on your salad! Plus– who doesn’t love providing company with what can be considered an entire home cooked meal even if its something as simple as a salad with a homemade vinaigrette. And of course– if you haven’t check out our previous post on The Perfect Simple Spring Salad, then now is the time to as this dressing goes excellently with this combo! The best part?! Most of these ingredients you likely already have in your cabinet and can provide the perfect dressing to go with any salad you are making!


A Green Mixed Salad

This is a great go to salad dressing that works with many salads!


  • ¼ C Olive Oil
  • ¼ C Vinegar (I used White balsamic, you could use apple cider vinegar, red wine, etc.)
  • 1 tbsp Dijon Mustard
  • Lemon Juice from Half a Lemon
  • 1 Tsp Honey
  • Salt and Pepper to taste