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Orange Cranberry Vinaigrette

 Orange Cranberry Vinaigrette
When I give jars of my Cranberry Vinegar, I'm certain to include this recipe. The vinaigrette pairs especially well with a green salad featuring dried cranberries, mandarin oranges and toasted walnuts. Or use it as a marinade for chicken and salmon.—Kathy Rairigh, Milford, Indiana
10 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 10 min.


  • 1/2 cup Cranberry Orange Vinegar or raspberry vinegar
  • 1/4 cup maple syrup
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon grated orange peel
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground mustard
  • 1/8 teaspoon coarsely ground pepper
  • 1/2 cup canola oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon poppy seeds


  • In a blender, combine the first six ingredients. Cover and process
  • for 1 minute. While processing, gradually add oil in a steady
  • stream. Stir in poppy seeds. Store in the refrigerator. Yield: 1-1/4
  • cups.
Nutritional Facts: 2 tablespoons equals 120 calories, 11 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 119 mg sodium, 5 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, trace protein.