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20 Healthy Homemade Salad Dressing Recipes

    Avoid a salad rut with this collection of 20 handpicked healthy homemade salad dressing recipes.

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    With salad season in full force, I decided to put together a list of twenty easy and delicious salad dressing recipes for you to try! Try these recipes drizzled over seasonal greens, grilled vegetables or as a dip for fresh veggies. Once you see how easy homemade salad dressing is to make, you’ll never buy bottled again.

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    5 Ingredient Healthy Yogurt Poppy Seed Dressing

    This healthy yogurt poppy seed dressing is the perfect spinach salad dressing! It only takes 5 ingredients and 30 seconds to whisk up!
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    Coconut Milk Ranch Dressing

    This creamy and tangy Healthy Ranch Dressing is dairy-free, nut-free, and perfect for drizzling on your favorite salad or for dipping your favorite foods. We used creamy and rich coconut milk to make this ranch vegan and paleo. It’s a win for everyone!
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    Honey Mustard Vinaigrette

    4.10 stars average
    5 minutes
    This simple, homemade honey dijon vinaigrette recipe takes just minutes to make using pantry staples you likely already have on hand!
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    Copycat Cafe Zupas Poppyseed Dressing and Spinach Bleu Cheese Salad

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    Light Avocado Green Goddess Dressing

    This light green goddess dressing gets an extra boost of flavor and a dose of creaminess from fresh avocados. It will make any salad shine! 66 calories and 2 Weight Watchers Freestyle SP.
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    Healthy Ranch Dressing

    4.67 stars average
    5 minutes
    This healthy, low calorie five-ingredient creamy ranch dressing recipe is made with fresh dill, lemon juice, and plain yogurt.
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    Creamy Raspberry Vinaigrette

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    Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing

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    8 minutes
    Blue Cheese can be made healthy! By swapping out some key ingredients you can enjoy all of that tangy blue cheese goodness without any of the guilt!
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    Lemon-Basil Flaxseed Salad Dressing

    Use nutritional superfood flaxseeds in this quick and easy Healthy Flaxseed Dressing recipe. Combine fresh lemon and basil with ground golden flax to create a thick and hearty dressing without added fat and calories.
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    Warm Cranberry Honey Dressing and Winter Salad

    Winter Salad & Warm Cranberry Honey Dressing makes eating salad outside of the summer months something you’ll crave. Big flavors and warm dressing will get salad back on your menu with a bang!
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    Avocado Green Goddess Salad Dressing

    4.40 stars average
    5 minutes
    This creamy avocado green goddess salad dressing is packed with flavor and full of heart-healthy fats. Make a batch for dipping with your favorite veggies!
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    Carrot Ginger Salad Dressing

    This carrot ginger dressing tastes just like the dressing you’re served at a Japanese restaurant. Bonus: it tastes less than 10 minutes to make!
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    Tropical Shrimp Salad With Mango Mint Lime Dressing

    This Tropical Shrimp Salad with Mango Mint Lime Dressing will make you feel like you’re on a tropical island.
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    Homemade Italian Salad Dressing

    This incredibly delicious, zesty Italian Salad Dressing is so easy to make and so flavorful, you will never want to buy salad dressing again.
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    CREAMY CHIMICHURRI SAUCE

    This chimichurri sauce recipe uses a surprise ingredient to make it thick and creamy! It’s a super easy, paleo, vegan and whole30 compliant addition to many meals!
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    MAPLE SHERRY VINAIGRETTE

    The maple sugaring season has officially begun! That means I have a brand new maple recipe to celebrate! It is this amazing maple sherry vinaigrette recipe!
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    Grilled Cabbage Steaks + Spicy Cilantro-Lime Dressing

    cabbage is the new kale and it makes for an insanely delicious, easy, inexpensive, and healthy grilling side-dish!
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    Asian Peanut Sauce and Salad Dressing

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    Cucumber Salad with Tahini Dressing

    Quick and EASY Cucumber Salad with tahini dressing, lemon, garlic, and herbs!
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    Japanese Ginger Salad Dressing Recipe

    4.04 stars average
    5 minutes
    This is the healthy version of your Japanese steakhouse favorite! Made with just five simple ingredients, you’re going to love this easy recipe!
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    Healthy Blue Cheese Dressing

    4.10 stars average
    5 minutes
    This creamy blue cheese dressing takes just minutes to make and is completely guilt free.
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    Want more satisfying salad ideas? Head over to my Pinterest board!

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    Liz DellaCroce

    Liz Della Croce is the creator and author of The Lemon Bowl, a healthy food blog. Since 2010, Liz has been sharing delicious recipes that just so happen to be healthy. By using real ingredients with an emphasis on seasonality, Liz has built a growing audience of loyal readers who crave good food for their families. Click Here To Subscribe to my newsletter:

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