Basil Vinaigrette

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 10 min.


1/4 cup

Updated: Feb. 10, 2022
A splash of this delicate dressing lets the goodness of fresh spring greens shine through. It's also excellent drizzled over wedges of vine-ripened tomatoes. —Vivian Haen, Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
Basil Vinaigrette Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 4-1/2 teaspoons red wine vinegar
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground mustard
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. In a jar with tight-fitting lid, combine all ingredients; shake well. Serve over salad greens.

Nutrition Facts

2 tablespoon: 241 calories, 27g fat (4g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 1mg sodium, 1g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 0 protein.

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