The secret to tasty, enjoyable salads is a delicious Salad Dressing.
Try some of these out on any salad of your choice.
Pizza Salad Dressing
½ Lemon (Juice)
1 Orange (Juice)
2 tbs Olive Oil
Dash Agava Nectar
Squirt of Braggs All Purpose Seasoning
1 tbs Shoysu (Tamari)
Salt & Pepper to taste
Place all ingredients into a container and shake to mix.
A light and tasty dressing. Would suit any salad.
Orange Peanut Dressing
½ cup Orange juice
¼ cup unsalted natural peanuts
¼ cup unsalted natural cashews
2 tbs rice vinegar
1 tsp Braggs all-purpose seasoning or low sodium soy sauce
¼ inch piece fresh ginger, peeled
1 clove garlic
Place all ingredients into Thermomix or high powered blender and process till smooth.
Makes a very thick creamy dressing
Spicy Almond Dressing
1 cup almond butter*
2 roma tomatoes
¼ cup Shoyu or Tamari
1 large orange juiced
1½ tbs lime juice
1 tbs maple syrup
½ tsp miso
1½ inch piece of ginger
½ tsp chilli powder or more to taste
Pinch Sea Salt
Blend all ingredients in Thermomix or high powered blender until completely smooth. Thin with water as needed
*You can make your own Almond butter as follows
1 cup raw almonds. Place in a single layer on a microwave-safe dish and zap for 90 seconds. Stir the almonds and place again in microwave for another 90 seconds.
2 tbs canola oil or other flavourless vegetable oil.
Place almonds and oil in Thermomix or high powered blender and blend at high speed until you have a smooth paste.
Creamy Sesame Dressing
Blend all ingredients in Thermomix or high powered blender until completely smooth.