Sesame Asian Vinaigrette

It’s been warm in Chicago this last week. Warm weather makes me crave salad! Nothing is better than a delicious salad in the evening after a warm walk home from the train. Not only does it make me feel like I am being healthy but it is delicious. What makes me feel healthier is making my own dressing — knowing exactly what is in it. This sesame Asian vinaigrette is one of my favorites to make. It is so flavorful. Sesame Asian Vinaigrette-1

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Garlic Cilantro Vinaigrette

With the new year starting, Walter and I are working toward eating healthier. Part of my vision of eating healthier is making more things from scratch. I want to know what is in everything we are eating — no added crap like sugar. As part of our goal to eat better, we are incorporating salads more into our diets. We are attempting (I say attempting because it is not true every week) to have one night a week where we enjoy a delicious salad. Part of those salads is to have a great dressing…homemade. This vinaigrette we threw together one night. …

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