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Salad dressing in a jar next to lemons.

Lemon Vinaigrette

This easy Lemon Vinaigrette is a perfect Spring and Summer salad dressing, made with just 5 ingredients! It's bright and refreshing!

Course Salad
Cuisine American
Keyword citrus salad dressing, lemon vinaigrette
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 cup
Calories 1119 kcal
Author Anna


  • 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons honey omit if using honey mustard
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon or honey mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon black pepper


  1. Combine all ingredients in a jar or small food processor and whisk or blend until creamy.
  2. Taste and add more salt or pepper if needed.

Recipe Notes

  • Use this dressing right away or store in the fridge for up to 1 week.
  • The calorie amount is for the whole jar of dressing. The typical serving size is 2 tablespoons.
  • Please note, that the nutrition value can vary depending on what product you use. The information below is an estimate. Always use calorie counter you are familiar with.
Nutrition Facts
Lemon Vinaigrette
Amount Per Serving
Calories 1119 Calories from Fat 981
% Daily Value*
Fat 109g168%
Saturated Fat 15g94%
Potassium 126mg4%
Carbohydrates 44g15%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 38g42%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin C 47mg57%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.