Creamy Lemon Dressing

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I made this dressing one day when I was craving a lemony tahini dressing, but found myself without tahini. Almond butter made a terrific stand-in. Feel free to use tahini, or even peanut butter, in place of the almond butter. The fish sauce may seem like an outlier, but it adds a nice, round mouthfeel to the dressing.

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1 tablespoon almond butter (or tahini or peanut butter)
1 teaspoon fish sauce
2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
3 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
1 lemon, juiced (about 3 tablespoons)
1 teaspoon ground coriander
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1 clove garlic
2 tablespoons onions, chopped
1/4 cup water
sea salt and freshly ground black pepper

Blam everything in a blender until smooth.

Makes 2/3 cup

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2017-05-19T00:18:48+00:00
  • Joann M Lakes Elliott

    What can you use in place of the fish sauce?

    • liahuber

      Hi Joann,

      Soy sauce or tamari–or coconut aminos–would all work!

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