Raspberry Vinaigrette Dressing ? Fresh Raspberry Spring Salad

I love homemade dressings!


The brightness of sweet raspberries and the balance of oil & vinegar in this recipe just may steal YOUR heart! 



With any vinaigrette, you can adjust the balance of sweet and the tart by adjusting, adding teaspoons of sugar or vinegar at the end to suit your taste!
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Orange Vinaigrette Dressing

A citrus dressing that’s NOT overly sweet… 
nor sour… but with a subtle ASIAN FLAIR!

Now there are recipes on Youtube and ones that I make too, where you just add the oil all at once, but for this one… I prefer to almost dribble the oil in… which looks like a pain – but it pays off with a more commercial-like dressing results.
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Great Year: Top Ten Blog Posts… 2010 – 2011

To celebrate the NEW YEAR allow me to list last year’s “Top Ten Posts”.
10. Wheat flour’s ALWAYS BEST GROUND fresh at home;
I’ve helped several get their own Magic Mill (stone grinder)
grinds the very best flours… really it just does!
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Raspberry Vinaigrette Dressing with Poppy Seeds, one of my best recipes

I have played around with raspberry vinaigrettes for years; here’s MY very best!

Drizzled with my Best Spinach Salad
w/ fresh strawberries and candied almonds!
Raspberry Vinaigrette & Poppy Seeds
by Sharon Anne

1/2 cup vegetable oil

6 frozen raspberries, thawed
3 Tbsp raspberry vinegar
2 Tbsp seedless raspberry jam
i.e.: Smuckers or homemade
1 Tbsp Country Dijon mustard
1 Tbsp sweetener, to taste
(I love Whey Low D granular)
1 tsp poppy seeds
1/4 tsp onion powder


Measure the dressing ingredients in a wide-mouth pint jar.

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The Very Best Raspberry Vinegar (Star Brand)

I’ve tried most brands 
of raspberry vinegar.
My secret is 

 It’s the very BEST brand.

The brand itself is easy to find in stores, but darn if this particular flavor is NOT always easy to find. 
So I buy it onlineBelieve me, it’s WORTH it. 

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