How To Make Salad Dressing

A basic Dijon vinaigrette, like the one that’s mixed up in this video, can be used for up to three weeks after making.

What You Need

  • shakable dressing container
    Dijon mustard
    white wine vinegar
    olive oil
    kosher salt
    freshly-ground pepper
Follow These Six Easy Steps
  1. Find and clean a reusable container

    If you don’t have a traditional dressing shaker, a mason jar or a peanut butter jar work just as well.

  2. Add 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  3. Add 2 teaspoons white wine vinegar
  4. Add 6 teaspoons olive oil

    The ratio of oil to vinegar should be 3:1.

  5. Add salt and pepper to taste

    A pinch of Kosher salt and of freshly-ground pepper should do the trick.

  6. Shake to combine

    Serve or refrigerate.

    Aha! The olive oil will solidify, so be sure to set the dressing out at room temperature about an hour before you want to serve it or run the container under hot water.

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