Category Archives: Salad Dressings

Steakhouse Salad Dressing

I was watching a show on Food Network, and they were profiling this famous steakhouse that was famous for – yeh, of course, their steaks, but also… their salad dressing! While watching, I realized one of their secrets was that, … Continue reading

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Louis, For All Your Seafood & Salad Needs

Back when we could go out to eat, if a restaurant featured a “… Louis” salad, I was pretty much guaranteed to be ordering it. Shrimp Louis. Lobster Louis. Even plain ole Chopped Louis with asparagus and egg. It was … Continue reading

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A Better Poppy Seed Dressing

Less sugar! Better tasting vinegar! Turmeric, because! This sweet and tangy dressing is, of course, pretty terrific on salad and coleslaw, but, one of my brothers-in-law maintains it to be fine on air fried turkey breast! That’s a lot of … Continue reading

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No, REALLY! The BEST French Dressing

I have posted a LOT of French dressing recipes; and they’ve all been very good; but then, I came across another recipe and looking at the ingredient list, I got to thinking… “how about if I try it with this … Continue reading

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Cherry Pepper Vinaigrette

So, this started out as a Bobby Flay recipe for grilled scallops and a nicely zippy sauce to on top. but… While the scallops were, indeed, excellent; they did not really need this wicked tasty vinaigrette – most likely due … Continue reading

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Lemon Basil Vinaigrette

As it happened; I made way too much Thai-Style Pineapple Salmon for our Easter feast; so, we had leftovers. Also, as it happened; I came across a very nice looking recipe for a lemon basil vinaigrette that I thought would … Continue reading

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Louis Louis Louis LouEYE (Sauce)

We recently spent a week in Arizona, and were able to meet up with some good friends from back east, who were also out and about and exploring. And, as it often happens when  we get together with friends, whether … Continue reading

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Buttermilk Ranch Dressing

Fergettabout those packets at the market; real buttermilk ranch dressing (and dip) is as close as your fridge and spice cabinet. And better! I use this interchangeably as a dressing and a dip, but if you prefer the thicker dressing … Continue reading

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Even Newer! Best! Thousand Island Dressing

Today’s post, and tomorrow’s, are both kinda Parfait! (repeat) recipes, except… I’ve switched some ingredients out here and there, mebbe changed my method a wee, tiny bit, and, now, I think they deserve to stand on their own. Take this … Continue reading

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Sweet Red Onion Salad Dressing and Baby Spinach Salad

Our book club was gathering for a Sunday afternoon of chat, wine drinking, and food; and I was in the mood for a spinach salad. Thing is, the salad, which has thinly sliced red onion, mandarin oranges, and feta cheese, … Continue reading

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