lemon poppy seed dressing
Luscious Lemon Poppyseed Dressing
Prep Time
5 mins
Total Time
5 mins

This recipe is super tangy and the perfect accompaniment to any light, fresh summer salad!

Course: Sauce
Keyword: vegan salad dressing
Servings: 10
Author: Caitlin Iles
  • 2 lemons zest and juice
  • 2 tbsp. apple cider vinegar or rice vinegar
  • 3 tbsp. honey
  • 1 tbsp. mustard
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1 cup oil—avocado olive, hemp, walnut
  • 1 tbsp. poppy seeds
  • pinch of sea salt
  1. Combine lemon zest and juice with apple cider vinegar, honey, mustard, and garlic.
  2. Blend together until using an immersion or stand up blender.
  3. Once smooth slowly drizzle in oil while blender is on low until fully emulsified with the dressing base.
  4. Stir in poppy seeds and season with sea salt to taste.
Recipe Notes

Best if left to sit overnight in the fridge. Makes about 1.5 cups.