Spaghetti Factory Pesto Salad dressing Copy Cat

Spaghetti Factory Pesto Salad Dressing Copy Cat Recipe

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Sher Bird


This is a marvelous, creamy dressing... if you are lucky enough to live where there is a Spaghetti Factory restaurant, you probably had this "house dressing". I love to make this copy at home.

★★★★★ 2 votes
15 Min


3/4 c
canola or vegetable oil
1 c
mayonnaise (not salad dressing)- you may use "fat reduced"
3/4 c
3 Tbsp
freshly grated parmesan or romano cheese
2 Tbsp
crushed, dried basil
1/2 tsp
1/4 tsp
ground white or black pepper
1 clove
fresh garlic, finely minced
3 dash(es)
hot pepper sauce

How to Make Spaghetti Factory Pesto Salad dressing Copy Cat


  • 1Whisk together the oil and the mayonnaise to blend well.
  • 2Add buttermilk, grated cheese, basil, salt, pepper, hot sauce, and garlic to blend thoroughly.
  • 3Cover and refrigerate overnight to allow flavors to blend.
  • 4Serve over your favorite tossed salad greens (I like a combo of Romaine lettuce, grated carrots, thinly sliced red cabbage, and halved cherry tomatoes). Mangia!

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Regional Style: Italian
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