4-Ingredient Balsamic Dressing

Clean and healthy salad dressings are hard to come by, especially ones that don’t break the bank. Finding a salad dressing that has zero added sugars, thickeners, or emulsifiers is a challenge – but making your own is not. It requires minimal time and ingredients and stores great in the fridge for up to a week! This balsamic dressing is 3 ingredients that you most likely already have in your kitchen. There’s no excuse to not make a salad dressing this easy.

4-ingredient Balsamic Dressing

Homemade salad dressing doesn't have to be hard. This 4-ingredient salad dressing takes about 2 minutes to whip up and you can make in bulk to have in your fridge for the week.

Course Dressing, Sides
Keyword Balsamic, Balsamic Vinaigrette, Healthy Dressing, Healthy Salad Dressing, Salad Dressing, Vegan Dressing


  • 3 parts olive or avocado oil
  • 1 part balsamic vinegar
  • 1-2 parts dijon mustard
  • 1 clove minced garlic
  • 1 pinch salt & pepper


  1. Add olive oil, balsamic vinegar, dijon mustard, salt, and pepper into a bowl or storing container.

  2. Wisk together until mustard is completely mixed in with the oils to create a cream consistency.

  3. Drizzle on top of your favorite salad, and store in the fridge for up to 5-6 days.