Basics of Making Vinaigrettes

Here's two delicious vinaigrettes to try making at home.

Asian Orange Ginger Vinaigrette

Yield 1 C

Ingredients:

1 teaspoon orange zest

Juice from ½ large orange

1 teaspoon finely grated fresh ginger

3 tablespoons seasoned rice vinegar

1 teaspoon honey

½ teaspoon toasted sesame oil

salt to taste

¼ cup vegetable oil

¼ cup olive oil

Instructions: Mix first 6 ingredients together. Slowly add the oil while mixing.

Bacon Vinaigrette Recipe

Yield 1 C

Ingredients

4 slices bacon, cooked crisp and minced

3 tablespoons stone ground mustard

2 tablespoons honey

3 cloves chopped garlic

1 Green Onion, Sliced thin

½ teaspoon salt

½ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper

¼ cup apple cider vinegar

½ cup olive oil

¼ cup vegetable oil

Instructions: Mix first 8 ingredients together. Slowly add the oil while mixing.