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Lemon-Poppy Seed Dressing

Prep time 10 mins
Yield Makes 1 1/4 cups
There is nothing better than a homemade dressing to top your salad greens. Fresh ingredients are the key to making this tangy Lemon-Poppy Seed Dressing. 

Ingredients

  • 2/3 cup light olive oil
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/3 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons poppy seeds
  • 2 teaspoons finely chopped onion
  • 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

How to Make It

  1. Process 2/3 cup light olive oil and remaining ingredients in a blender until smooth. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator up to 1 week; serve at room temperature.

    Photo: Lee Harrelson