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French Salad Dressing Recipe

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This vinaigrette salad dressing is made with a dash of cayenne. Use lemon juice or vinegar in this dressing.

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Total Time: 5 minutes


  • 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice or vinegar
  • 1 1/4 cups olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 teaspoon dry mustard
  • dash cayenne


Whisk together all ingredients in a mixing bowl or shake in a jar. Makes about 2 cups of vinaigrette.


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 1 out of 5
Misleading title-NOT 'French' at all., Member Pianokitty

This is just a variation on oil and vinegar dressing, NOT French in any sense of the word. Instead of vinegar, it uses lemon juice. Big deal. the cayenne is too much bite. Use regular black pepper..

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