Simple Salad Dressing

You definitely don’t want to mess up a beautiful Paleo salad with conventional salad dressing! It’s filled with sugar, bad oils and all kinds of undesirable, Paleo-unfriendly ingredients. This salad dressing is one you can feel great about! It’s purely Paleo because it’s made with super healthy olive oil, balsamic vinegar, mustard, lemon juice and plenty of herbs and spices. A drizzle of our Simple Salad Dressing really perks up your greens!

If you like this dressing, try our Blueberry Shallot Vinaigrette and Creamy Almond Dressing. For more delicious Paleo salad dressings, visit our PaleoPlan Recipe Center!

Simple Salad Dressing
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Simple Salad Dressing

Servings 8

Total Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 15 minutes

Nutrition Information

calories 254

carbohydrate 4g

fat 28g


  • 1 cup(s) olive oil
  • 1/4 cup(s) balsamic vinegar
  • 1 medium garlic clove(s) finely minced
  • 1 teaspoon(s) mustard, dijon
  • 1 teaspoon(s) honey, raw
  • 1 tablespoon(s) lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon(s) sea salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon(s) herbs of choice for Salad dressing (basil, thyme, chives, rosemary, oregano, tarragon)


  1. Whisk (or put in blender) balsamic vinegar, dijon mustard, minced garlic, raw honey and lemon juice until blended.
  2. Gradually add olive oil while whisking (or blending).
  3. Mix salt, pepper and dried herbs in to taste.
  4. Store in the refrigerator.