Lemon shallot dressing

I love the crisp flavor of lemon in this simple zesty shallot dressing that is perfect paired with arugula or any combination of fresh salad ingredients.
Course condiment, miscellaneous, Salad
Keyword dressing


  • 1/4 cup fresh squeezed lemon juice good lemon juicer makes it simple
  • 1/2 cup good quality olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon minced shallot
  • 1 whole garlic clove
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/4-1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper


  1. Place all ingredients in a shaker bottle or mason jar and shake vigorously.
  2. Let rest for 10 minutes or longer before dressing salad.

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For another simple healthy dressing, try my vinaigrette recipe!

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