Basil-Honey-Garlic Vinaigrette

Try this over your favorite tossed salad.


This recipe goes with Green Bean-and-Tomato Pasta Salad

Yield: Makes 1 cup
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  • 1 garlic clove
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/3 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh basil
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper


  1. 1. Smash garlic and salt together using flat side of knife to make a paste.
  2. 2. Whisk together garlic paste, oil, and remaining ingredients until blended.
  3. Kitchen Express: Whisk together 1/2 cup bottled balsamic vinaigrette, 1 Tbsp. chopped fresh basil, and 1 Tbsp. honey until blended. Makes about 1/2 cup; Prep: 5 min. Note: For testing purposes only, we used Newman's Own Balsamic Vinaigrette.
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