No-Oil Salad Dressing
A little horseradish gives a lot of zip to this tart cooked dressing from Naomi Giddis of Two Buttes, Colorado. Cornstarch offers a convenient way to thicken this tangy blend without oil.
Total TimePrep: 15 min. + cooling
Makesabout 1 cup
- 1 tablespoon cornstarch
- 1/2 teaspoon ground mustard
- 1 cup cold water
- 1/4 cup vinegar
- 1/4 cup ketchup
- 1 garlic clove, minced
- 1/2 teaspoon paprika
- 1/2 teaspoon prepared horseradish
- 1/2 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
- Artificial sweetener equivalent to 2 teaspoons sugar, optional
- In a saucepan, combine the cornstarch, mustard and water until smooth. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened and bubbly. Cool completely. In a bowl, combine remaining ingredients. Whisk in cornstarch mixture. Store in refrigerator. Stir before serving.
Nutrition Facts2 tablespoons: 16 calories, 1g fat (0 saturated fat), 4mg cholesterol, 96mg sodium, 4g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein.
Originally published as No-Oil Salad Dressing in Quick Cooking January/February 2000