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Honey Lemon Dressing

This Honey Lemon Dressing is sweet and yet refreshing. It can be served over a green salad or a fruit salad.

The sweetness of the honey combined with the tartness of the lemon in this simple salad dressing recipe creates a delicious and refreshing salad topping.

This sweet and sour dressing is very refreshing and is perfect for a Summer Salad on a hot day. OR Alternatively you can use it to spice up the flavour of your favourite fruit salad.

This is one dressing you don't want to be without. It is great on any simple salad recipe.

Honey-Lemon Dressing


• 1 tbsp + 2 tsp (25 ml) fresh lemon juice

• 1 tsp (5 ml) lemon zest - finely grated

• 1 tbsp (15 ml) honey

• 1/2 tsp (2.5 ml) thyme - chopped

• 1/4 cup (60 ml) extra-virgin olive oil

• salt and freshly ground pepper


1. In a small bowl, whisk together the lemon juice, lemon zest, honey, and thyme.

2. Add in the olive oil, a bit at a time and whisking well.

3. Taste test your Honey Lemon Dressing - season with salt and pepper to taste.


This dressing is great with an arugula salad, carrot salad, fennel salad, mixed green salad, and citrus salads.

Did you know

- that honey is great source of natural carbohydrates which provides strength and energy to our bodies.

- that honey is a powerful immune system booster.

- that honey has antioxidants and anti-bacterial properties that can help improve your digestive system which helps you to stay healthy and fight off diseases.

- that honey's antiseptic properties inhibits the growth of bacteria and helps to keep external wounds clean and free from infection.

- that honey is used as a natural cure in first aid treatment for wounds, burns and cuts.

- that honey has an anti-inflammatory agent which can reduce swelling and pain, and sometimes even scarring.

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