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This recipes make a cup of vinaigrette. Extra vinaigrette can be stored in a sealed container in the refrigerator indefinitely.
Simple Vinaigrette Recipe
3 tablespoons white wine vinegar or lemon juice
1 tablespoon water
4 teaspoons Dijon mustard
1/2 cup neutral oil (such as canola)
1/4 cup flavored oil (such as extra-virgin olive oil)
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
Combine all ingredients in small container or squeeze bottle. Seal container and shake vigorously until emulsified. Shake again before each use.
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|Nutrition Facts (per serving)|
|Servings: 6 to 8|
|Amount per serving|
|% Daily Value*|
|Total Fat 20g||26%|
|Saturated Fat 2g||10%|
|Total Carbohydrate 0g||0%|
|Dietary Fiber 0g||0%|
|Total Sugars 0g|
|Vitamin C 0mg||0%|
|*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.|