5 from 10 votes
Lemony Italian Salad Dressing is an amazing flavorful lemony fresh tasting Italian Salad Dressing that has been passed down our family for years. It has such a wonderful fresh taste combining quality extra virgin olive oil, fresh lemon juice, lemon zest, Romano cheese, minced garlic, and an Italian herb blend.
Lemony Italian Dressing
Prep Time
5 mins
Chill
30 mins
Total Time
5 mins
 
Lemony Italian Salad Dressing is an amazing flavorful lemony fresh tasting Italian Salad Dressing that has been passed down our family for years. It has such a wonderful fresh taste combining quality extra virgin olive oil, fresh lemon juice, lemon zest, Romano cheese, minced garlic, and an Italian herb blend.
Course: Sauce
Cuisine: American, Italian
Keyword: Lemon, Salad Dressing
Servings: 10 people
Calories: 45 kcal
Author: hmccallum
Ingredients
  • 2/3 quality extra virgin olive oil
  • zest of two fresh lemons
  • 2 tablespoons grated Romano cheese
  • 1 teaspoon dried Italian seasoning blend
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon sugar + more if desired
  • kosher salt to own taste
  • freshly ground pepper to own taste
Instructions
  1. Combine quality extra virgin olive oil, fresh lemon juice, zest of two fresh lemons, grated Romano cheese, dried Italian seasoning blend, dried oregano, minced garlic cloves, caster sugar, fresh ground pepper, salt in a blender. Blend 30 seconds.

  2. Place Lemony Italian Salad Dressing in a tight-fitting lidded jar or plastic container large enough to hold the dressing.

  3. Place in refrigerator and chill at least one hour- has a better flavor if chilled overnight. May be stored up to 14 days if kept refrigerated.