Fresh Herb Vinaigrette

What can I say, but I love light and refreshing salads with my meals. Compliments salty and savory protein dishes well, all the while providing a ton of nutrition.
Herbs have incredible compounds that fight off pathogens. Plus, they’re tasty too!

My favorite ingredient this time is apple cider vinegar, or ACV as it’s called for short. Bragg’s is definitely one of the best brands because theirs has something called “the mother.” Basically it’s unfiltered and has a ton of great probiotics that is great for your gut health.
Besides gut health, ACV has been shown to help regulate blood sugar levels, dandruff and other skin issues, sore throats, and even body odor.
The jury is still out on this one, but a friend swears it helps his seasonal allergies.

Ingredients:

  • 2 1/2 Tbsp Bragg’s apple cider vinegar or GFCF tamari sauce
  • 2 limes
  • 1 Tbsp dijon mustard
  • 1 tsp thyme leaves, fresh
  • 1 tsp oregano leaves, fresh
  • 8 large basil leaves, fresh
  • 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • Salt & pepper (freshly ground is best!)

Preparation:

  • Juice limes
  • Add the vinegar, lime juice, and dijon mustard to a food processor
  • Pulse briefly and add herbs
  • Pulse again till coarsely chopped
  • While the food processor runs, add olive oil very slowly to emulsify it into a smooth consistency
  • Season with salt and freshly ground pepper to taste
  • Keeps for up to 10 days in the fridge.

GFCG,SF,DF,EF

Legend:

  • GFCF – gluten free casein free
  • SF – soy  free
  • DF – dairy free
  • EF – egg free

Resources:
https://www.verywellhealth.com/apple-cider-vinegar-88768

19 Comments

  1. pitakmorn

    LOVEEEEE BRAGGS

  2. itin12d

    could you brag about it a little more?

  3. pitakmorn

    i use it for everything!

  4. itin12d

    don’t tell me you snort it like the person in the ranch post

  5. pitakmorn

    ew….who does that

  6. itin12d

    well, apparently it works. and honestly, my allergies are so bad i’m desperate for anything

  7. corepitfire

    there’s a lot of herbs in this one, sounds nutritious!

  8. hadtainli

    *there are

  9. seemasky

    ….and delicious!

  10. corepitfire

    didn’t realize this was an English test

  11. theseallI

    i bet it’ll just make grass taste more like grass

  12. whiher4f3

    i like grass

  13. bd4188

    I make this all the time now. Keeps well for a week or so in the fridge

  14. viwdito2

    Super convenient to have in a bottle in the office fridge

  15. iamanip

    I don’t know how but you got my kids to eat their veggies more! I can’t thank you enough

  16. 9viwdito2

    You could sell this

  17. quiotabu

    wouldn’t keep on shelves

  18. viwdito2

    i mean, don’t dressings have preservatives for a reason?

  19. quiotabu

    yes but it won’t be as fresh and healthy

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