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Summer salad dressings made easy

Give your salad the A-list treatment with one of these simple dressing ideas

By Asda Good Living, 06 July 2017
Summer salad dressings made easy

Nobody likes dry leaves. Especially as creating an amazing salad dressing takes minimal effort and with some great flavoured oils, your sad-looking leaves can go from 'boring' to 'brilliant' in an instant. 

To help you get adventurous with your dressings, we've compiled three ideas to accompany three different kinds of summer salad. All you need to do is whisk together all your ingredients until well combined, drizzle over your salad and toss thoroughly.

Strawberry & poppy seed

A classic for summer salads, this dressing requires strawberriesolive oilbalsamic vinegarlemonpoppy Seeds and some mint. You'll probably want to season and mix before serving. 

Try it with: Steak, avocado & beetroot salad

Honey & mustard

This dressing is so versatile you can use it on any salad and works particularly well with strong peppery salads containing rocket and watercress. All you need is rapeseed oilwhite wine vinegarclear honey and wholegrain or Dijon mustard

Try it with: Sweet potato & goat’s cheese salad

Coriander & lime

Simple to make and goes well with spicy flavours to cool your palate. All you need is mayonnaisereduced-fat crème fraîchelimespring onions, garlic and coriander

Try it with: Caesar salad

Looking for more great salad recipes? We have everything from Tuna niçoise salad to Falafel salad over on our recipe channel. Make sure you stock up on everything you need at Asda or pop into your local store