Thursday, January 26, 2012

RAW SALAD DRESSINGS & WHOLEFOOD GARNISHING TIPS!


 
Blossoming Salad Dressing

Ingredients:
  • 1 Lime
  • 1/2 cup Apple Cider Vinegar
  • 1/2 cup Cold Pressed Olive Oil
  • 1 Tsp Spoon Agave
  • 1 Tsp Diced Ginger
  • 1 Tsp Diced Parsley
  • 1 Small Red Chili - (Optional)
Method:
  • In a clean recycled jar pour in your liquid ingredients & whisk with a fork for 1 minute.
  • Finely dice your dry ingredients & add to the mixture.
  • Make sure your lid is on tight & give a good shake. Place in the fridge & use as needed.
Tips:
  • Other fresh herbs I use are Coriander for Asian dishes, Basil for Italian dishes, Mint for invigorating dishes like a Mango & Avocado Salad.
  • You can use other citrus fruits like Grapefruit, Lemons, Oranges.
  • Garlic is great for Italian dishes.
  • You can use different spices like turmeric, cinnamon, chili powder & Moroccan spices to enhance the flavors.
Enjoy your new dressings & embrace the wholefood lifestyle as now you can make your own & no need to buy pre packaged dressings which can contain preservatives & artificial ingredients. Peace