Raspberry White Balsamic Vinaigrette

Raspberry Balsamic Vinaigrette
I always enjoy making my own salad dressings, I mean they are so easy to make, taking no more than five minutes, and they are so much better than store bought! In the summer homemade dressings get particularly interesting both in the fact that I am eating a lot more salads and because there are so many fresh fruits and berries that can be using in the dressings. When I saw some raspberries at the market I could not help but think of one of my favourite dressings, a raspberry balsamic vinaigrette and I picked some up to make it. This dressing is super simple, consisting of mashed raspberries, white balsamic vinegar, oil, a bit of honey and mustard along with some garlic and it does literally only moments to make! It is hard to think of a salad that this raspberry balsamic vinaigrette would not go well on and it can elevate even the plainest of salads from ordinary to truly spectacular!

Raspberry White Balsamic Vinaigrette

Raspberry White Balsamic Vinaigrette

Prep Time: 5 minutes Total Time: 5 minutes Servings: 1cup

A fresh raspberry white balsamic vinaigrette that will make any summer salad a true delight!

  • 1/2 cup raspberries fresh (or thawed frozen)
  • 1/4 cup white balsamic vinegar
  • 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon honey
  • 1 large clove garlic, minced
  • salt and pepper to taste
  1. Mash the raspberries and mix everything.

Option: Replace the white balsamic vinegar with dark balsamic vinegar, apple cider vinegar or raspberry vinegar.


Tieghan said...

I love this this dressing! It sounds simple, but perfect at the same time. The raspberries and balsamic sound like an incredible flavor combo!

Marie Matter said...

This sounds bright and zippy, just how I like my salad dressing!

Maria said...

I just made a similar dressing! Love it!

naomi said...

D@MN! I love this, Kevin. I'm horrible with dressing, now I have to scour your site for more dressing recipes!

marla said...

Lovely dressing!

Gaby said...

Looks crazy gorgeous and sounds delish!

Anonymous said...

Holy Smokin', this is to die for!

Marian said...

I grew up eating only homemade salad dressings, but always wanted the store bought ones when out my friends in high school... now, store bought = bleech (most of them lol). Can't wait to try this one out!

Des @ Life's Ambrosia said...

This is such a gorgeous dressing!

Anonymous said...

This looks gorgeous and yummy! I will definitely be trying it soon. Thanks!

Anonymous said...

Had some fresh raspberries and I tried this recipe. Delicious!

Anonymous said...

How long does this keep in the refrigerator for?

Anonymous said...

Where did you buy your dressing "bottle" It is just too cute!
I want some of those!!!!!!

Kevin Lynch said...

Anonymous: It will keep in the fridge for about 5 days to a week.

Kevin Lynch said...

Anonymous: I actually don't remember where I found that bottle, though it is my favourite!

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