Mesclun Salad Dressing

Mesclun Salad Dressing Recipe
Photo: E. Spencer Toy and Iain Bagwell
Using mesclun for the dressing itself is an inventive way to get the most from an ingredient--especially if your salad greens are mesclun, too. We used all green leaves to keep the bright color.


Makes 1 cup (serving size: 3 tbsp.)
Total time: 10 Minutes

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Recipe Time

Total: 10 Minutes

Nutritional Information

Calories 170
Caloriesfromfat 94 %
Protein 0.6 g
Fat 19 g
Satfat 2.7 g
Carbohydrate 3.1 g
Fiber 1.1 g
Sodium 398 mg
Cholesterol 0.0 mg


1 large garlic clove, minced
1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil
3 tablespoons lemon juice
1 teaspoon kosher salt
2 1/2 cups loosely packed mesclun (green leaves only)


Blend all of the ingredients, stopping often to push greens closer to blender blades.

Nutritional analysis is per serving.