Ginger-Basil Vinaigrette

Ginger-Basil VinaigretteRecipe
Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Caroline M. Cunningham
Use this as a sauce for fish or shrimp, crisp lettuces, avocado, or rice.


Makes about 3/4 cup

Recipe from

Southern Living


1/2 cup loosely packed fresh basil leaves, chopped
2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
2 teaspoons minced fresh ginger
1 garlic clove, minced
1 teaspoon honey
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
2/3 cup grapeseed oil


Process basil, lemon juice, ginger, garlic, honey, and salt in a food processor until smooth. With processor running, pour grapeseed oil through food chute in a slow, steady stream, processing until smooth.