31 Easy Salad Dressings to Make at Home


31 Easy Salad Dressings to Make at Home

Easy Salad Dressings That Are Better Than Store-Bought

Why buy salad dressings when you can make your own DIY salad dressings quickly and easily? After all, nothing goes better with a homemade salad than a homemade salad dressing. That's why we've put together this collection of easy salad dressings that anyone can make. You may never go back to store-bought once you taste the difference!

Vinaigrette Salad Dressings

Basic Vinaigrette Dressing

Basic Vinaigrette Dressing is great as is but it can also serve as the base for loads of exciting vinaigrette variations, so check the options and make a new dressing every time!

Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing

All vinegar is not created equal. That's right! Balsamic vinegar is an ideal addition to almost any salad dressing but it takes center stage in this Balsamic Vinaigrette that's an easy home salad dressing recipe.

Blueberry Vinaigrette Dressing

Shake things up with a homemade salad dressing brimming with the fresh taste of blueberries. Let Blueberry Vinaigrette brighten your day!

Strawberry Vinaigrette Dressing

A fruit vinaigrette cuts the tang of olive oil and vinegar in this DIY salad dressing. Try Strawberry Vinaigrette and see the wonders it can work for your salads!

Warm Bacon Dressing

Mmm! Any salad would love to be dressed with this easy-to-make Warm Bacon Dressing! But don't stop there...it's great over almost any vegetables. DIY salad dressing recipes make you wonder why you ever even bothered with store-bought! 

Rich Vinaigrette Dressing

A fresh salad deserves a fresh dressing, and our easy homemade vinaigrette dressing beats bottled by a long shot! Don't settle for any other vinaigrette dressing when this rich one whips up in no time.

Watermelon Raspberry Vinaigrette

You've had raspberry vinaigrette, but Watermelon Raspberry Vinaigrette? Wow your guests with this unusual, tart-sweet dressing!

Quick-As-A-Wink Vinaigrette

Whisk together our Quick-As-A-Wink Vinaigrette anytime you want a healthier salad dressing in a hurry. You'll want to drizzle it over all your salads!

Creamy Salad Dressings

Blue Cheese Dressing

Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing runs rings around bottled. With this DIY salad dressing being so easy to whirl together, it's a natural for drizzling on salads, tossing with pasta, or even adding tasty excitement to burgers.

Coconut Cream Dressing

Our slightly sweet, slightly tart dressing offers a refreshing change tossed with mixed greens or drizzled over main dishes and steamed veggies. It makes plain coleslaw and fruit salad exciting. Why, Coconut Cream Dressing jazzes up everything!

Homemade House Dressing

Great salad dressing is "on the house" with this recipe. You're sure to impress your family and company with our easy yet flavor-packed Homemade House Dressing.

Famous Creamy Italian Dressing

Do you love the creamy Italian dressing served at your favorite Italian restaurant? With our recipe for Famous Creamy Italian Dressing you can easily make your own fresh-tasting, homemade version of that salad dressing!

Ranch Dressing

At one time or another, we've all fallen into the bottled salad dressing rut and wished for a fresh flavor to drizzle on our greens or toss with our tomatoes. Why not make your own dressing? I always do! It's easy, tasty, and inexpensive, too!

Country Buttermilk Dressing

If you're planning on serving up a fresh green salad, why not top it off with some fresh homemade salad dressing? Our Country Buttermilk Dressing is made with a variety of fresh herbs and delivers a rich and creamy taste that's much better than any store-bought bottled kind!

Flos Russian Dressing

Art couldn't get enough of his sister's homemade salad dressing. He loved it so much, he named it after her and decided to share it with the world. Flo's Russian Dressing is one of our favorites in the Test Kitchen, too!

Extra Chunky Blue Cheese Dressing

Got last minute company for dinner and need an easy homemade salad dressing? Our Extra Chunky Blue Cheese Dressing whisks together in a flash, and will be the talk of the table all night long.

Creamy Pepper Dressing

Our Creamy Pepper Dressing strikes just the right balance between tang and creaminess. This easy homemade dressing is not only great on salad, its good on chicken, burgersreally, just about anything!

By substituting just a couple of light items in this recipe for the usual high-fat ones, we get all the great gusto of Caesar dressing, but with a lot less fat.

Diabetic Salad Dressings

EDR Red Wine Vinaigrette

Our Red Wine Vinaigrette whisks together in no time to lightly dress up a salad that's sure to command attention. And the red wine gives it such super, rich taste.

Italian Herb Dressing

A hint of apple cider vinegar and basil make for a tasty marriage in our light and healthy Italian Herb Dressing. You'll love this simple and delicious salad dressing!

Zesty Lemon Dressing

A touch of grated lemon peel adds novel excitement to our Zesty Lemon Dressing. This light salad dressing is like a splash of summer sunshine to your taste buds.

Creamy Pumpkin Dressing

This fall, why not dress up your everyday salad with a homemade salad dressing that's fit for the season! Our Creamy Pumpkin Dressing is thick, creamy, and lightly sweetened with maple syrup. Plus, this salad dressing is low-carb!

EDR Basil Dijon Balsamic Vinaigrette

Nothing is better for us than a salad dressing we whisk together ourselves from fresh ingredients! This herb-infused, flavorful Basil-Dijon Balsamic Vinaigrette is a diabetes salad dressing recipe you'll turn to again and again.

EDR Bistro Style French Dressing

Shake up a bottle of our easy homemade Bistro-Style French Dressing. It's your tasty ticket to making your salad worthy of a Parisian bistro!

EDR Italian Dressing Classico

Generally most bottled or restaurant-style Italian dressings are high in fat and calories, so if you have diabetes, you'd certainly want to avoid them. That's why we know you will be delighted to toss your next salad with our light and healthy Italian Dressing Classico. Now you can indulge without worry!

Quick-As-A-Wink Vinaigrette

Whisk together our Quick-As-A-Wink Vinaigrette anytime you want a healthier salad dressing in a hurry. You'll love this vinaigrette recipe so much, you'll want to drizzle it over all your salads!

Sweet & Tangy Dressings

Our Own French Dressing

What can we say about this creamy homemade French dressing? C'est magnifique! Whip up Our Own French Dressing in no time, and enjoy one of Mr. Food's favorites for yourself.

Honey Poppy Seed Dressing

Just like at a restaurant, we can have a special “house dressing” of our own, that makes us shine. Try drizzling your favorite greens with our easy, fresh-tasting Honey Poppy Seed Dressing and we guarantee it’ll be a specialty of the house every time you make it.

Dijon Dressing

Whisk together this easy and flavorful Dijon Dressing in a snap and enjoy it over salads or as a super marinade or sauce for grilled veggies!

Pineapple Orange Dressing

Fresh homemade dressing wakes up almost anything from tossed salad to spinach salad and even grilled chicken and seafood. Try this zesty dressing that combines fresh pineapple with canned mandarin oranges and a few other pantry staples.

Honey Mustard Dressing

The best thing about this favorite dressing of ours is its versatility. Honey Mustard Dressing is succulent over tossed green salads, steamed veggies, and even chicken, fish, and meats!

Warm Honey Walnut Dressing

There's nothing like homemade salad dressing, and this Warm Honey Walnut Dressing takes the prize for a tangy and sweet flavor combination that's guaranteed to please.

These homemade salad dressings go great with some of our favorite green salad recipes!

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