Author Notes: This simple lemon vinaigrette improves nearly everything it dresses - salad, pasta, chicken, fish, crusty bread...your hand. I buy lemons in bulk largely due to this dressing. Great on spring vegetables like asparagus and artichokes too.
Makes: 3/4 cup
tablespoons fresh lemon juice
cup good olive oil
tablespoons Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese, grated on microplane
tablespoon shallots, minced
teaspoon kosher salt
teaspoon black pepper
- Method one: Process all ingredients at once using standard or immersion blender until smooth.
- Method two: Put all ingredients except oil and cheese in a bowl and slowly whisk in oil and cheese until blended.
- This recipe was entered in the contest for Your Best Recipes with 5 Ingredients or Fewer