When Stephen took me out on our date to see Third Day in concert, we decided to stop in at Tumbleweed and eat dinner. I opted for a salad since I had eaten Mexican earlier that day. Since it was a Tex Mex salad, I chose their Cilantro Lime Dressing. First bite of that salad with THAT dressing on it was phenomenal. I knew right then and there I was going to have to recreate that dressing.
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This dressing tastes great on salad, on grilled chicken, beef, and even goes great as a dip for pitas or tortilla chips.
- 1/4 cup cilantro
- 1 clove garlic
- 1/4 cup lime juice about 3 limes
- 1 Tbsp. honey
- 1/4 tsp. cayenne pepper
- 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
- 1/4 tsp. sea salt
- 1/4 tsp. freshly ground black pepper
Puree all of the ingredients in a blender or food processor. Chill until ready to serve.
What is your favorite homemade dressing for salads?