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Sweet Pepper French Dressing

 Sweet Pepper French Dressing
Sweet Pepper French Dressing is suggested by Elsie McHenry, Gridley, California, who used to prepare meals for 100 senior citizens at a time. "They all loved this tangy dressing," she says. "It perks up any lettuce salad."
64 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 20 min.


  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2-1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 2-1/2 teaspoons ground mustard
  • 2-2/3 cups vegetable oil
  • 2-2/3 cups cider vinegar
  • 2 medium green peppers, finely chopped
  • 2 jars (4 ounces each) pimientos, drained and finely chopped
  • 2-1/2 teaspoons grated onion


  • In a large bowl, combine sugar, salt, mustard, oil and vinegar. Stir
  • in green peppers, pimientos and onion. Stir frequently while
  • serving. Yield: about 2 quarts.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (2 tablespoons) equals 108 calories, 9 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 93 mg sodium, 7 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, trace protein.