Advertising
Advertising

30 Irresistible Salad Dressing Recipes No One Can Miss

30 Irresistible Salad Dressing Recipes No One Can Miss

Salads are healthy and versatile options for a delicious lunch or even dinner. They are ideal meals because they take minimal preparation, cooking and use easily accessible produce. The ingredients are important components, but what really makes a salad is the dressing. Here are 30 recipes that will leave you inspired for many meals to come.

1. Caesar Salad Dressing

This classic recipe is creamy and tangy and complements any Caesar salad, along with grilled chicken, cherry tomatoes, croutons and Parmesan cheese.

Caesar_salad_(2)

    Photo source

    2. Sesame Ginger Dressing

    The perfect dressing to drizzle over a Chinese chicken salad. For a healthier version of this salad leave off the fried wonton strips.

    800px-Ginger_dressing_on_salad

      Photo source

      3. Crab Louie Dressing

      The key to getting this salad right is the rich dressing that will highlight the crab (or shrimp), avocado, asparagus, egg and cherry tomatoes.

      OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

        Photo source

        4. Cobb Salad Dressing

        This popular salad has many ingredients that make it delicious, but to top it off, it’s important to get the dressing ratio just right.

        Brown_Derby_Cobb_Salad_(2440195933)

          Photo source

          5. Simple Olive Oil and Lemon Dressing

          A great addition to a easy arugula salad with beets and goat cheese. Add walnuts for an extra flavor.

          olive-oil-633111_1280

            Photo source

            6. Tuna Nicoise Dressing

            This simple dressing for a well-loved salad is easy to make with herbs and spices that are easily found in your kitchen.

            Advertising

            800px-Salade_nicoise

              Photo source

              7. California Miso Avocado Salad Dressing

              A unique dressing inspired by Japanese flavors. This is a real treat on a salad that is made of beans, broccoli, crunchy seeds and avocado.

              lettuce-260723_1280

                Photo source

                8. Mexican Chopped Salad Dressing

                A delicious addition to a heart-healthy salad that combines fresh zucchini, roasted corn, bell peppers and other colorful produce for a beautiful presentation.

                Mexican_salad

                  Photo source

                  9. Waldorf Salad Dressing

                  Tangy, spicy and creamy dressing that complements this famous salad that originated in New York.

                  salad-cream-250871_1280

                    Photo source

                    10. Creamy Italian Dressing

                    A classic choice that complements any simple garden salad.

                    picPZ0KeL

                      Photo source

                      11. Mango-Lime Dressing

                      With a great mixture of sweet and tangy, this is a perfect dressing for any salad.

                      vegetables-353371_1280

                        Photo source

                        12. Spicy Honey Mustard Dressing

                        Perfect addition to a simple side salad.

                        Advertising

                        mustard-415119_1280

                          Photo source

                          13. Blue Cheese Dressing

                          A great dressing for an iceberg wedge salad.

                          blue-cheese-dressing-homemade-004

                            Photo via Pixabay

                            14. Classic Vinaigrette

                            Spices up a simple dinner salad.

                            food-645666_1280

                              Photo via Pixabay

                              15. Homemade House Dressing

                              A delicious and rich addition to an iceberg or garden salad.

                              food-645668_1280

                                Photo source

                                16. Ginger-Miso Dressing

                                An ideal dressing to spice up a garden salad. Add carrots to further complement the rich spicy flavor.

                                miso-dressing-e1299364887637

                                  Photo source

                                  17. Japanese Restaurant-Style Dressing

                                  A simple, but satisfying dressing that goes well on a plain iceberg salad.

                                  Screen shot 2015-03-16 at 1.26.17 PM

                                    Photo source

                                    18. Russian Dressing

                                    Sweet and with a peppery kick, this dressing is a great addition to any simple salad.

                                    Advertising

                                    51182860

                                      Photo source

                                      19. Honey Poppy Seed Dressing

                                      A sweet addition to a simple garden salad. Especially delicious with cherry tomatoes.

                                      honey-poppyseed-dressing-1

                                        Photo source

                                        20. Ranch Dressing

                                        A classic recipe that goes well with all salads, especially iceberg.

                                        640px-Ranch_dressing

                                          21. Watermelon Raspberry Vinaigrette

                                          A unique fruity take on a classic dressing that would go great on an arugula salad.

                                          RaspberryVinaigrette

                                            Photo source

                                            22. Warm Honey Walnut Dressing

                                            A sweet dressing that would also complement an arugula salad.

                                            IMG_8468

                                              Photo source

                                              23. Warm Bacon Dressing

                                              A delicious addition to a simple garden salad or any vegetables for that matter.

                                              3612580090_e8bb3de091

                                                Photo source

                                                24. Sashimi Salad Dressing

                                                A simple dressing that packs a punch.

                                                04-036-A-Sashimi-Salad-Soy-Orange

                                                  Photo source

                                                  Advertising

                                                  25. Cilantro Lime Dressing

                                                  A rich and creamy recipe that goes especially well with a iceberg salad.

                                                  Screen shot 2015-03-16 at 10.08.43 PM

                                                    Photo source

                                                    26. Mango Dressing

                                                    This versatile dressing goes well with grilled chicken and avocado salad.

                                                    dressing2

                                                      Photo source

                                                      27. Creamy Pesto Dressing

                                                      The perfect addition to a simple garden salad complete with croutons.

                                                      creamy-ranch-dip

                                                        Photo source

                                                        28. Almond Honey Mustard Dressing

                                                        Similar to its cousin, this dressing has the added nutty flavor to spice up a chicken salad.

                                                        honey-mustard-salad-21

                                                          Photo via Pixabay

                                                          29. Greek Dressing

                                                          A light and crisp recipe that is perfect on a simple romaine salad with fresh tomatoes.

                                                          food-645670_1280

                                                            Photo source

                                                            30. Snappy Southwest Dressing

                                                            This creamy, spicy dressing is a great addition to spice up a garden salad

                                                            .

                                                            IMG_2261edit

                                                              Featured photo credit: Pixabay via pixabay.com

                                                              More by this author

                                                              10 Reasons Why You Should Have A Drummer Girlfriend 10 Things Only Step-Siblings Can Relate To What It Really Feels Like To Be An Only Child Introverts Are More Successful In Life 10 Traps Most Women Over 30 Fall Into. Read This If You Want To Be The Survivors

                                                              Trending in Food and Drink

                                                              1 10 Best Coffee Beans That Will Energize You Every Morning 2 20 Wonderful Health Benefits Of Coffee 3 The Ultimate Coffee Guide For Energy Boost 4 How To Grind And Store Your Coffee Beans the Right Way 5 Coffee Vs Energy Drinks: Why Coffee Gives You A Better Boost

                                                              Read Next

                                                              Advertising
                                                              Advertising
                                                              Advertising

                                                              Last Updated on March 24, 2021

                                                              8 Smart Home Gadgets You Need in Your House

                                                              8 Smart Home Gadgets You Need in Your House

                                                              We’ve all done it. We’ve gone out and bought useless gadgets that we don’t really need, just because they seemed really cool at the time. Then, we are stuck with a bunch of junk, and end up tossing it or trying to sell it on Ebay.

                                                              On the other hand, there are some pretty awesome tech inventions that are actually useful. For instance, many of the latest home gadgets do some of your work for you, from adjusting the home thermostat to locking your front door. And, if used as designed, these tools should really help to make your life a lot easier—and that’s not just a claim from some infomercial trying to sell you yet another useless gadget.

                                                              Advertising

                                                              Take a look at some of the most popular “smart gadgets” on the market:

                                                              1. Smart Door Locks

                                                              A smart lock lets you lock and unlock your doors by using your smartphone, a special key fob, or biometrics. These locks are keyless, and much more difficult for intruders to break into, making your home a lot safer. You can even use a special app to let people into your home if you are not there to greet them.

                                                              Advertising

                                                              2. Smart Kitchen Tools

                                                              Wouldn’t you just love to have a pot of coffee waiting for you when you get home from work? What about a “smart pan” that tells you exactly when you need to flip that omelet? From meat thermometers to kitchen scales, you’ll find a variety of “smart” gadgets designed to make culinary geeks salivate.

                                                              3. Mini Home Speaker Play:1

                                                              If you love big sound, but hate how much space big speakers take up, and if you want a stereo system that is no bigger than your fist, check out the Play:1 mini speaker. All you have to do is plug it in, connect, and then you can stream without worrying about any interruptions or interface. You can even add onto it, and have different music playing in different rooms.

                                                              Advertising

                                                              4. Wi-Fi Security Cameras

                                                              These are the latest in home security, and they connect to the Wi-Fi in your home. You can use your mobile devices to monitor what is going on in your home at all times, no matter where you are. Options include motion sensors, two-way audio, and different recording options.

                                                              5. Nest Thermostat

                                                              This is a thermostat that lives with you. It can sense seasonal changes, temperature changes, etc., and it will adjust itself automatically. You will never have to fiddle with a thermostat dial or keypad again, because this one basically does all of the work for you. It can also help you to save as much as 12% on heating bills, and 15% on cooling bills.

                                                              Advertising

                                                              6. Smart Lighting

                                                              Control your home lighting from your remote device. This is great if you are out and want to make sure that there are some lights on. It is designed to be energy efficient, so it will pay for itself over time because you won’t have to spend so much on your monthly energy bills.

                                                              7. Google Chromecast Ultra

                                                              Whether you love movies, television shows, music, etc., you can stream it all using Google Chromecast Ultra. Stream all of the entertainment you love in up to 4K UHD and HDR, for just $69 monthly.

                                                              8. Canary

                                                              This home security system will automatically contact emergency services when they are needed. This system offers both video and audio surveillance, so there will be evidence if there are any break-ins on your property. You can also use it to check up on what’s happening at home when you are not there, including to make sure the kids are doing their homework.

                                                              Featured photo credit: Karolina via kaboompics.com

                                                              Read Next