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choose your basil dressing

a recipe by
Teresa Horn
Memphis, TN

This is a recipe I mixed up one summer day and enjoyed it very much. It is in a small herbal cookbook that I published a long time ago. It is a simple but very flavorful dressing and is even better for you if you grow your own organic herbs. Hope you enjoy ;)

prep time 15 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For choose your basil dressing

  • 1/3 c
    finely minced fresh basil (opal, lime, lemon, sweet, cinnamon or any other basil)
  • 3/4 c
    extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 c
    red wine vinegar
  • 2 tsp
    lemon juice
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 2 clove
    garlic, finely minced
  • 1 tsp
    sea salt, fresh ground
  • 1 tsp
    black pepper, fresh ground

How To Make choose your basil dressing

  • 1
    Combine all ingredients in a quart mason jar and shake well. Cover and chill for at least 1 hour. Serve over salads, vegetables or mix with fresh cooked pasta. Enjoy ;)