Makes about 3/4 cup
1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
1 large garlic clove, pressed
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
1/2 cup vegetable oil
1. Whisk together first 5 ingredients. Gradually add oil in a slow, steady stream, whisking until blended.
Note: To prepare ahead, store in an airtight container in the refrigerator up to 1 week. Bring to room temperature, and whisk before serving.