salad vinaigrette

Basic Balsamic Vinaigrette

This Balsamic Vinaigrette recipe is a great go-to dressing that leans to the sweet side. It's especially good on spinach and kale salads. Try adding some nuts and fresh or dried fruits.


  • 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 1 tsp dijon mustard
  • 1-2 tsp sugar sub honey, agave syrup, or maple as desired
  • salt & pepper to taste


  1. Combine all the ingredients in a jar and shake before using.