Meatless Monday: Strawberry Chipotle Vinaigrette

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Today’s Meatless Monday recipe is a little somethin’ I created a few months ago when Whole Foods was having that one-day organic strawberry sale. I had an opened can of chipotle peppers that needed using, so the Strawberry¬†Chipotle¬†Vinaigrette was manifested! A cooking class student and friend was asking for this recipe yesterday at the Summer Salads class, so I share it with all of you today! Let us know what you think, because no one has tested it yet.

 

Strawberry Chipotle Vinaigrette
Makes about 1 cup

1 cup strawberries chopped
1/4 cup filtered water
3 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
2 tablespoons tamari
1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
1 tablespoon maple syrup
2 chipotle peppers (in adobo sauce)
2 teaspoons fresh rosemary
Dash black pepper

Directions:
Blend until well combined and no chunks remain.

What is YOUR favorite home-made dressing? Do you prefer to make your own or buy dressings at the store? Do you have a favorite brand of store-bought dressing?

Comment List

  • JL goes Vegan 18 / 07 / 2011 Reply

    What a fun dressing! Refreshing and spicy! YUM!

    • Christy Morgan 19 / 07 / 2011 Reply

      Thanks JL! Let me know what you think if you try it. It might need some tweaks, but I thought it was pretty delish!

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