Get ready to spring into salad season with these tasty homemade dressing recipes!
There are a really really ridiculous amount of salads in my near future. I took my comfort food cravings a bit too far these past few weeks (um, months? let’s not be modest here!) and it’s time to lighten things up!
I started pouring through my dressing database to make myself a little cheat sheet of my favorite homemade salad dressings and thought it might be fun to revisit my them here as well!
14 Homemade Dressing Recipes to Shake Up Your Salad Game
As an added bonus, most of these links have a delicious salad recipe accompanying them. Awesome, right!?
Since rabbit food is insanely boring all on it’s own, we’re going to sass up our salad game with this super simple, super tasty homemade Greek dressing. It’s easy, delicious, and many of us will already have all the ingredients on hand – woot! This crazy easy recipe includes both a vinaigrette and a creamy version.
It’s hands-down one of my favorite homemade dressing recipes of all time!
This delightfully delicious dressing is downright dreamy, yo. (alliteration – whoo!)
I whipped it up to dress my super healthy chopped broccoli cauliflower salad and quickly decided it needed to be slathered on everything in sight.
This homemade Caesar dressing is hands-down our favorite! It’s thick, creamy, and full of flavor, perfect for a rockin’ Caesar salad.
Another one of my favorite homemade dressing recipes, we especially love it atop my Kale Caesar Salad with Crispy Garlic Chickpeas <– SO GOOD!
Salad dressings are so flipping easy to make that there’s very few reasons to ever buy a premade dressing ever again. Seriously so so easy!
This super speedy homemade Italian dressing is my go-to for pasta salads, cucumber salads, and you’re run of the mill empty-the-fridge-of-all-its-veggies salads. Let’s make some dressing!
I whipped up this poppy seed spiked ranch dressing for my Blueberry Broccoli Spinach Salad and instantly fell in love! It’s super easy to make and tastes great.
For a fun twist, try my Lemon Poppyseed Dressing next!
Quick, easy, and full of flavor, this Thai-inspired Honey Sriracha Lime Dressing is sure to be your new favorite salad topper!
Refreshing, crisp cucumbers are a perfect match for this dressing. Serve it on a simple sliced cucumber salad with a little chopped cilantro or dill, or simply empty the contents of your crisper drawer into a bowl and have at it!
This Balsamic Blueberry Salad Dressing is ready to shake up your Spring and Summer salad game! You’ll want to pour this fruity blueberry dressing on salads all season long.
This homemade honey harissa dressing is a crazy easy and totally crave-worthy salad dressing! Full of sweet and savory flavor, this versatile vinaigrette compliments everything from plain green salads to veggie packed cucumber and quinoa bowls.
This Creamy Greek Yogurt Feta Dressing is ready to rock your veggies! Uber easy and ready in just 6 minutes, you’ll want to pour this dressing on everything from salads to sandwiches.
I’m head over heels in love with this blood orange salad dressing. Not only is it crazy easy to make, but the taste is oh so delicious!
The ingredients are simple, yet flavorful. After zesting some of your blood orange, you’ll combine the zested peel with freshly squeezed blood orange juice, lemon juice, a little healthy oil, garlic, dijon, and honey. Season with salt and pepper then blend it all together and Houston, we have a salad dressing!
I whipped up this deliciousness to dress my Cranberry Quinoa Salad with Candied Walnuts and promptly fell in love. During recipe testing, I stole a spoonful to taste test and found myself diving back in for seconds or thirds. The combination of juicy lime and orange juice with the subtly fruity undertones of the olive oil and the punch of raw garlic? I just love it. You should probably go ahead and double the recipe so you can pour it on your veggies all week long.
Pair this delicious homemade honey mustard dressing with your favorite salad! We love ours over baby spinach with dried cranberries, sliced almonds, and crumbled feta.
This scrumptious honey dijon vinaigrette is fast and flavorful! It’s also super easy to customize so you can make it as mild or as bold as your heart desires. Anything goes when it comes to salad dressing!
This paleo ranch dressing is crazy amazing and deliciously dairy-free thanks to the inclusion of dreamy, creamy coconut milk.
As with most dressings, this bad boy is gluten-free but it also as the added bonus of being keto-friendly, dairy-free, whole30 compliant and just overall awesome! I’ve been enjoying it on top of salads, lettuce wraps, and my buffalo shrimp spaghetti squash and totally love it!
BONUS DRESSING RECIPES
- Homemade Balsamic Dressing
- Creamy Curry Dressing
- Maple Citrus Salad Dressing
- Sweet Chili Dressing
- Basil Vinaigrette Dressing
I’m a total salad nerd, but going through the archives made me even more excited to put these bad boys back into rotation!
What’s your all-time favorite salad dressing?
If you get a chance to try any of these healthy homemade dressing recipes, let me know! Leave some love in the comment form below or tag your photos with @peasandcrayons on Instagram so I can happy dance over your creation! I can’t wait to see what you whip up!