Creamy Vinaigrette

The yogurt in this nearly instant salad dressing adds a tart flavor and rich creaminess too. 

Hands-on time:
10 minutes
Total time:
10 minutes

Kitchen Gear

Measuring cup
Jar with lid or small bowl
Measuring spoon
Fork or whisk


1⁄2 cup olive oil
1⁄4 cup vinegar (any kind is fine) or fresh lemon juice
2 tablespoons plain yogurt
1⁄4 teaspoon salt


1. Put all the ingredients in the jar, put the lid on tightly and shake, shake, shake. 


Put all the ingredients in the bowl and whisk, whisk, whisk. 

2. Taste the dressing on a small piece of salad. Does it need more of anything? If so, add it and taste again.

3. Use right away or cover and refrigerate up to 1 week.

For an even zestier flavor, add a clove of minced garlic and/or 1 tablespoon of mustard.