Italian Fresco Vinaigrette

For six weeks and beyond, star pupils of The High School Reunion Diet will be eating a salad for lunch.
Watch here for fresh ways to rock your daily vinaigrette.

Today’s Special: Italian Fresco Vinaigrette

Prep

The Daily Vinaigrette

Fresh Herb Vinaigrette

For six weeks and beyond, star pupils on the HSR Diet eat a luscious salad for lunch, beautifully dressed, of course.

Watch here for the many tasty ways to rock your daily vinaigrette.

Prep

In a chilled bowl, make a paste of the wine vinegar and mustard, then whisk in the olive oil.  Add fresh herbs and drizzle over your baby greens or other salad ingredients until lightly coated.  Reserve extra vinaigrette in the fridge for a future salad.

The Daily Vinaigrette

Dijon Mustard Vinaigrette

For six weeks and beyond, star pupils on the HSR Diet eat a luscious salad for lunch, beautifully dressed, of course.

Watch here for the many tasty ways to rock your daily vinaigrette.

Today’s Special: Dijon Mustard Vinaigrette

1 tablespoon of favorite Dijon or coarse-grain mustard

2 tablespoons minced shallot

1/4 teaspoon coarse Kosher salt

Grind of black pepper black pepper

1/4 cup white-wine vinegar

1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil

prep

Whisk together mustard, shallot, salt, pepper, and white-wine vinegar in a small chilled bowl.  Add the olive oil in a slow stream, whisking briskly.  Dress your daily salad with a light coat of vinaigrette and reserve the extra in the fridge for a future salad.

The Daily Vinaigrette

Basic Spiky Vinaigrette

For six weeks and beyond, star pupils on the HSR Diet eat a luscious salad for lunch, beautifully dressed, of course.

Watch here for the many tasty ways to rock your daily vinaigrette.

Today’s SpecialBasic Spiky Vinaigrette

1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
1-2 Tbs. red-wine or balsamic vinegar, or fresh squeezed lemon juice
1 Tbs. minced shallots, or 1 clove garlic, mashed
coarse Kosher salt, to taste
freshly ground black pepper, to taste
pinch of red pepper flakes, crushed

Prep
Use a chilled bowl and a wire whisk to briskly combine all ingredients.
Drizzle liberally on your daily salad.