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Test Kitchen Approved

Mexican Style Vinaigrette

Recipe By Mike Johnston, Savory Spice founder

Yields

2 cups

Recipe By Mike Johnston, Savory Spice founder

From a southwestern-style salad to a taco sauce, this tangy vinaigrette lends itself to all your favorite Mexican dishes!

Serving Suggestions

Makes the perfect dressing for a Mexican-style slaw or use it as a tangy sauce for grilled shrimp or pulled pork tacos.

Recipe Notes

For a spicier version, try adding a little ground cayenne or Jalapeño Chile Powder.

 

Ingredients


1/2 cup water

1/2 cup apple cider vinegar

1/2 cup fresh lemon juice (about 2 lemons)

2 Tbsp. fresh lime juice (about 1 lime)

1/3 cup olive oil








Savory Spice ingredients in this recipe

  • Tomato Powder

    Tomato Powder is made from ground, dehydrated tomatoes. Add dry tomato powder to your homemade meatloaf recipe. Using tomato powder in sauces and s...

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  • California Basil

    This sweet California basil is widely considered the best-dried basil available mostly due to the advanced dehydration process. We carry two variet...

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  • Mexican Oregano

    Mexican Oregano comes from the mint family and is widely used in both Southwest & Mexican cooking. Our variety of dried Mexican oregano is a bi...

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  • Minced Garlic

    Garlic, native to Central Asia, quickly spread to the Mediterranean and now is cultivated and widely used all around the world. As it’s one of the ...

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  • Coarse Black Malabar Pepper

    Malabar black peppercorns are named for the region from which they are harvested, the Malabar Coast of India. These peppercorns have a bold and wel...

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  • Ground Cumin Seeds (Organically Sourced)

    Cumin, also known as Comino, is native to the Nile valley in Egypt. It is now cultivated in other hot regions of India, the Mediterranean, and Nort...

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  • Mayan Sea Salt

    Mayan Sea Salt has a clean appearance and flavor but is also an interesting tie to the ancient Mayan way of life. This sea salt was harvested off t...

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  • Honey Powder

    Honey powder, like liquid honey, can be used as a sweetener or flavoring. In powder form, the consistency is much easier to maintain, making it per...

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Directions

In a bottle or jar, mix tomato powder into water until dissolved. Pour in cider vinegar, lemon juice, lime juice and olive oil. Add remaining ingredients, seal jar and shake vigorously to combine. Refrigerate until chilled.