Chile-Garlic Vinaigrette

Chile-Garlic Vinaigrette

Use this light vinaigrette to dress Grilled Antipasto Vegetables, Garlicky Vegetable Pasta Salad, and the arugula in Tenderloin with Grilled Antipasto Vegetables.

This recipe goes with Garlicky Vegetable Pasta Salad, Grilled Antipasto Vegetables, Tenderloin with Grilled Antipasto Vegetables

Cooking Light AUGUST 2002

  • Yield: 3/4 cup (serving size: 1 tablespoon)


  • 1 tablespoon chopped serrano chile
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 6 garlic cloves, crushed
  • 3 tablespoons red wine vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons anchovy paste


Combine first 3 ingredients in a mortar; mash to a paste with a pestle. Combine garlic paste mixture, vinegar, and remaining ingredients in a small bowl, stirring with a whisk.

Note: Store vinaigrette in refrigerator for up to 1 week.

Nutritional Information

Amount per serving
  • Calories: 21
  • Calories from fat: 73%
  • Fat: 1.7g
  • Saturated fat: 0.2g
  • Monounsaturated fat: 1.2g
  • Polyunsaturated fat: 0.2g
  • Protein: 0.3g
  • Carbohydrate: 1.1g
  • Fiber: 0.1g
  • Cholesterol: 1mg
  • Iron: 0.7mg
  • Sodium: 266mg
  • Calcium: 8mg

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