Creamy Italian Dressing
Recipe type: Sauces and Dips
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Serves: 4
This Italian dressing is superb. It uses cashews to create a delicious creamy texture, and the fresh herbs and lemon make for the perfect flavor!
  • ⅔ c water
  • ⅔ c raw cashews
  • ⅓ c lemon juice
  • 2 cloves of fresh garlic
  • 1 T olive oil
  • 2 t fresh parsley
  • 2 t fresh basil
  • 2 t onion powder or granulated onion
  • 1 t dried oregano
  • 1 t dried minced or fresh chopped red onion
  • 1¼ t salt
  1. Place all the above ingredients in a food processor and blend well on high. Make sure it comes out smooth and without chunks of cashew.
  2. Pour over you favorite salad or dip carrots and celery.
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