Honey Mustard Salad Dressing

A simple salad dressing that has warming and grounding qualities from the honey mustard and olive oil that is heart-healthy

  • Prep 5 mins
  • Cook Time
  • Difficulty Low
  • Servingapprox. ½ cup
  • Anti Inflammatory

    Recipes have ingredients with anti-inflammatory nutrients and avoid common inflammatory foods like sugar, gluten, dairy and processed food. A whole food diet rich in anti-inflammatory foods can help relieve symptoms of inflammation within the body. Inflammation is at the root of most disease = dis-ease.

  • Heart Healthy

    Heart Healthy recipes have lots of whole grains, fruits & vegetables. A diet rich in plant foods, low in refined fatty foods can help lower cholesterol.

  • Warming
  • Grounding

    Spices, herbs and foods that are grounding, warming and calming with earthy rich tones and flavours.  These foods help the body relax are generally rich in anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial nutrients.


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  • 4-6 tbsp Olive Oil - extra virgin
  • 2 tbsp vinegar - white wine | white balsamic
  • 2 tsp honey mustard
  • ..... OR use .....
  • 2 tsp mustard - seeded | dijon
  • 1 tsp raw honey | maple syrup
  • ½ tsp salt


Honey Mustard Vinaigrette


SHAKE all ingredients in a jar with a lid really well.


TASTE adjust sweet, spicy + salt to your taste.


SERVE with leafy greens and grains, potato salad, Spring Quinoa Salad.  Mixed Baby Greens


Tips + Suggestions

GARLIC cloves 1-2 crushed are a great addition if you love them!


FRESH THYME leaves would be a great herbal addition. Thyme is a powerful anti-microbial.


MUSTARD you can use what you have and balance the sweetness with honey or maple syrup.

Please READ the label; you might be unpleasantly surprised what some companies are willing to put in their mustards; many companies make great mustard too.