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Sweet Basil Vinaigrette Recipe

Basil Vinaigrette. This is one of my favorite dressings. It's not only a tasty salad dressing, but also great with roasted veggies, pasta, or bread. The best part is it only takes 5 minutes to make.
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine: American, Italian
Servings: 1 cup


  • 2 cup sweet basil leaves tightly packed
  • 1 shallot chopped
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1 tbsp apple cider vinegar can be subbed with lemon juice
  • 1/2 tsp maple syrup
  • 1/2 cup grapeseed oil can be subbed with olive oil
  • 2/3 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp red pepper flakes


  • Add all the ingredients in a food processor and blend until smooth.
  • Serve with your favorite salad, pasta, veggies or bread. Enjoy!
    (Store vinaigrette in the fridge. It will keep for one week)