Champagne Vinaigrette Recipe

Champagne Vinaigrette Recipe
Staff Writer

A simple yet versatile dressing that can be used to toss with lettuce greens, or a variety of roasted vegetables, like beets.

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
  • 1/4 cup Champagne vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1/2 garlic clove, finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons chopped shallot
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh basil
  • 2 teaspoons Italian seasoning
  • Pinch of freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

Directions

In a large bowl, whisk together the garlic, shallot, mustard, vinegar, lemon juice, herbs, salt and pepper. Slowly whisk in the olive oil until the dressing is emulsified. Alternatively, you can blend all the ingredients in a blender or a food processor until smooth.

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