Bright & Elegant, the perfect summer salad dressing

Orange French Dressing Aisling Larkin wlr fm

I love this tantalising twist on the classic French dressing—an enchanting French dressing infused with the vibrant essence of fresh oranges. Prepare to embark on a journey of Mediterranean-inspired flavours, as we unlock the secrets to a dressing that bursts with delightful citrus notes, bringing an elegant, bright, and summery touch to every bite. Get ready to indulge your taste buds in a symphony of zesty sensations that will leave you craving more.

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Orange French Dressing Aisling Larkin wlr fm

French Dressing with a twist

Classic, with a twist
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Prep Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 6



  • 60 ml freshly squeezed orange juice
  • 30 ml red wine vinegar
  • 30 ml Dijon mustard
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • 15 ml honey
  • 2.5 ml dried oregano
  • 2.5 ml dried basil
  • 2.5 ml salt
  • 1.25 ml black pepper
  • 120 ml extra-virgin olive oil



  • In a small bowl, whisk together the freshly squeezed orange juice, red wine vinegar, Dijon mustard, minced garlic, honey, dried oregano, dried basil, salt, and black pepper until well combined.
  • Slowly drizzle in the extra-virgin olive oil while whisking continuously. This will help emulsify the dressing and create a smooth consistency.
  • Continue whisking until the dressing is well blended and slightly thickened.
  • Taste the dressing and adjust the seasonings according to your preference. You can add more salt, pepper, honey, or any other desired herbs to enhance the flavour.
  • Transfer the French dressing to a jar or bottle with a tight-fitting lid.
  • Shake the dressing well before using, as the oil and other ingredients may separate naturally.