How To Build The Perfect Salad
Here, the core ingredients for your dream greens
The key to making a good dressing is to use goodquality oil and create a balance between acidity and sweetness. The basic recipe for any good dressing starts by whisking together: > 1 tsp mustard > 1 tsp honey > 2 tbsp lemon juice > 2 tbsp extravirgin olive oil Then you can add ingredients to create different flavour combos or use them to enhance flavours in your salad. Try adding: herbs, garlic, ginger, lemongrass, chilli, salt and pepper. You can also opt to swap out ingredients in the base, as long as you remember to keep the flavours balanced. For example: olive oil can be replaced with avocado oil or good canola oil. Lemon juice can be swapped with lime juice or vinegar. Honey can be swapped with agave or coconutblossom nectar.