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Ever heard of inexperienced goddess salad dressing? I’d heard of it, however by no means paid an excessive amount of consideration to what it was as a result of it simply appeared type of bizarre. Seems it’s an excellent easy, contemporary, and scrumptious dressing that makes use of spring and summertime backyard herbs. Since I make a number of my own salad dressings, I figured why not give this one a shot?

Inexperienced Salad Dressing?

So what on the planet is inexperienced goddess dressing and why is it inexperienced? Inexperienced goddess has been round for a very long time. As is true with any basic recipe, it incessantly will get reinvented.

The bottom of the unique was mayonnaise or a mixture of mayonnaise and bitter cream. In my model, I exploit plain yogurt. Since I make my own yogurt I often have a bunch of plain yogurt available and I used to be thrilled to discover a new means to make use of a few of it. It provides the dressing a pleasant, tangy, lightness and a kick of probiotics.

The colourful inexperienced hue comes from a mixture of contemporary herbs.One of the best a part of this recipe is that I can dissipate no matter odds and ends of herbs I’ve within the fridge or rising within the backyard. Each time I’ve made it, it has been just a little bit completely different, however at all times scrumptious.

Listed here are a number of the herbs I’ve tried utilizing (from the garden if possible!):

  • Cilantro
  • Dill
  • Fennel fronds
  • Contemporary basil
  • Inexperienced onion
  • Mint
  • Parsley
  • Tarragon

Should you’re searching for a particular taste profile (like Mexican or Greek), attempt emphasizing the herbs that match that delicacies. Like extra cilantro and inexperienced onion for Mexican or extra fennel and mint for Greek.

Inventive Methods to Use Inexperienced Goddess

Since inexperienced goddess is made with yogurt and contemporary herbs, it doesn’t preserve for so long as vinaigrette-type salad dressings. After we solely use a part of a batch with dinner I attempt to discover different methods to make use of up the remaining all through the week.

After some experimentation I’ve discovered that we prefer it very well whisked into eggs for a frittata for breakfast, as a veggie dip at lunch time, and at the same time as a sauce for roasted greens or hen for dinner.

Know what else is artistic, modifying the recipe like this to make use of avocado to make inexperienced goddess dairy-free!


Inexperienced Goddess Salad Dressing Recipe

This inexperienced goddess salad dressing is a straightforward creamy dressing full of contemporary herbs.


  • 1 ½ cups contemporary herbs (packed, resembling basil, cilantro, parsley, tarragon, fennel fronds, dill, inexperienced onion)
  • 1 cup plain yogurt
  • ½ tsp salt


Strive utilizing the leftover as a dip for veggies or roast hen or combined into eggs in a frittata or quiche.


Energy: 23kcal | Carbohydrates: 2g | Protein: 1g | Fats: 1g | Saturated Fats: 1g | Ldl cholesterol: 4mg | Sodium: 166mg | Potassium: 110mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 978IU | Vitamin C: 15mg | Calcium: 53mg | Iron: 1mg

Do you make inexperienced goddess dressing? What do you do in another way?