So Good Caesar Dressing

vegan caesar salad dressingBecause Sarah and I aim to eat 1 salad every day, we have to keep our salad dressings fresh, otherwise we may become bored and quit eating them.

So, inevitably, we end up creating new recipes on the fly.

I was doing dishes on night a couple weeks ago and Sarah asked me to quickly whip up a dressing, something with tahini and mustard for the salad she was just wrapping up.

(little did she know how deeply in love she would fall in with this dressing)

I pulled out a 2 cup glass Pyrex measuring cup, the jar of tahini, bottle of mustard, and started feeling my way through it. The result was a dressing that is creamy, savory and downright sinful if you eat a vegan diet (it seriously tastes like there’s dairy in it)!

This dressing is great on a simple salad, or even mixed into a bowl of sauteed veggies and added to your favorite wraps. It’s simple, versatile, and has a flavor that will ask you to repeat the following week.

Also – the ‘So Good’ name inspiration came from what Sarah repeatedly says whenever we have it:)

Here it is…

So Good Caesar Dressing

vegan caesar crowd pleaser

So Good Caesar Dressing
 
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Serves: 2
Ingredients
  • ⅓ cup tahini
  • 1½ Tbsp. dijon mustard
  • 3-4 shakes sea salt
  • 1 tsp granulated garlic
  • ½ tsp dried basil
  • ¼ tsp dried oregano
  • 2 tsp apple cider vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. olive oil (you can also use avocado oil)
  • water, as needed
Instructions
  1. Mix all ingredients together in a glass measuring cup or small bowl
  2. Adjust water to reach your preferred consistency (we like ours saucy)
  3. Enjoy!

If you’re looking to fall in love again, make this dressing tonight. You may just find yourself head over heels for tahini.

Are you in?

8 Comments

  • Ellen Lederman

    Reply Reply May 19, 2015

    Just stumbled onto your blog via a FB feed about the Caesar dressing. Sounds great. I’ll be back! Keep up the good work, you two. You’re so cool! I love how you mention exercise and meditation—too few vegan blogs do.

    • sarah

      Reply Reply May 19, 2015

      Thanks so much Ellen, such a sweet comment. We are big fans of Exercise & Meditation, part of an overall healthy lifestyle…ya know! Hope you try the recipe:)

  • Dina

    Reply Reply May 19, 2015

    Hi. Will this dressing turn out ok without the oil?

    • sarah

      Reply Reply May 20, 2015

      Hey Dina, its such a little amount of oil we are confident it will work without. Let us know if you try it!

  • Laura Odegaard

    Reply Reply May 20, 2015

    This looks yummy-I’m always looking for new dressing recipes to try-thanks!

    • sarah

      Reply Reply May 21, 2015

      No Problem Laura! Let us know how you like it:)

  • This looks so good! I love seeing different Caesar dressings as both me and my husband are obsessed! This one is loaded with tahini which I adore! Can’t wait to mess with it when I get home. Thanks for sharing!

    • sarah

      Reply Reply May 22, 2015

      Thanks Jennifer! Yes you guys have to try it. We love it and have been putting it on everything:)

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