In the Paleo diet, you eat a lot of meat and vegetables. The easiest vegetable dishes to make are normally salads which take no time at all to make. But eating all those greens can be quite repetitive and boring. Paleo salad dressings add that much-needed flavor to any salad and take it to a whole new level.
Who doesn’t want to discover a new salad dressing recipe? You might be surprised what you can put in your dressing that’s totally Paleo-approved. None of those preservatives and absolutely dairy-free!
Check out these 29 delicious Paleo salad dressings we’ve scoured the world wide web for. You just might find your new favorite.
Homemade Greek Vinaigrette
In less than two minutes you can have a tasty and flavor-packed dressing for your salads, marinades or whatever else you want to use it for.
Cilantro Lemon Vinaigrette
This is a healthy homemade dressing with fresh cilantro, lemon juice, garlic, honey and champagne vinegar for a perfect salad dressing or fantastic marinade for meat.
Sweet Basil Vinaigrette
This is the most delicious way to dress any salad! Made with simple ingredients and easy instructions, this will be your new “go-to” dressing!
Raspberry White Balsamic Vinaigrette
A fresh raspberry white balsamic vinaigrette that will make any summer salad a true delight! This dressing is super simple, consisting of mashed raspberries, white balsamic vinegar, oil, a bit of honey and mustard along with some garlic and it does literally only moments to make! It is hard to think of a salad that this raspberry balsamic vinaigrette would not go well on and it can elevate even the plainest of salads from ordinary to truly spectacular!
Via Closet Cooking
Strawberry Lime Poppyseed Vinaigrette
A simple sweet and tangy salad dressing perfect for summer. This vinaigrette is a delicious, homemade gluten-free salad dressing. Made with fresh strawberries, this easy salad dressing recipe is made in a blender!
A classic vinaigrette salad dressing made with maple syrup and dijon mustard. It’s wonderful on salads, pasta, and works great as a marinade for meats.
Lemon Dill Vinaigrette
Fresh and light, lemon dill vinaigrette is the perfect dressing for any salad with its herbaceous and citrus notes.
Maple Walnut Vinaigrette Salad Dressing
This sweet, nutty dressing is delicious tossed with your favorite salad greens. It's perfect with a harvest salad.
Via The Yummy Life
Coconut Milk Ranch Dressing
This coconut milk ranch dressing is a light, healthy and dairy-free way to enjoy your favorite salad.
Creamy Avocado Citrus Salad Dressing
If you are a lover of all things avocado? You are going to adore this dressing! This would be fabulous over fish tacos or grilled fish or chicken.
Via Dishin & Dishes
Paleo Tzatziki Sauce
Paleo Tzatziki Sauce is a garlicky and flavorful sauce that’s made with just 6 simple real food ingredients. It has a thinner consistency that works great for tossing salads in.
Citrus Honey Vinaigrette
This salad dressing is a delicious light and citrus-tasting vinaigrette dressing. So summery-fresh.
Easy Lemon Vinaigrette Salad Dressing
It’s quite versatile and goes with almost any meal. It’s perfect for dressing those freshly picked CSA greens. You can add chicken or shrimp or fish to make a meal, and add any of your favorite salad toppings.
Via Jo Lynne Shane
Pumpkin Maple Vinaigrette
Try this dressing with simple greens like arugula, butter lettuce or leaf lettuce. It goes great with apples, pears, grapes, dates, raisins, figs, and pomegranates.
Lemon Garlic Vinaigrette
Lemon garlic vinaigrette dressing is a little tart, and perfect for salads or pasta. Tart from the lemon, a little creamy, and great garlic flavor.
Via Dinners, Dishes & Desserts
Paleo Ranch Dressing
This is a dairy-free ranch that’s easy to make, paleo-friendly & perfect for veggie stick dipping, drizzling on a bed of greens or adding to your favorite veggie salads. It’s Whole30-friendly too!
Easy Paleo Caesar Dressing
This Easy Paleo Caesar Dressing is thick, creamy, packed with fresh flavor and is the best caesar dressing you’ll ever have! Whole30 approved, dairy free and gluten free.
Creamy Basil Avocado Salad Dressing
This recipe is especially good for those slightly overripe avocados, the ones that are too soft and not really presentable for a salad. You just need a blender or any small food processor. It goes great with all kinds of salads.
Clean Eating Strawberry Vinaigrette
This dressing will last approximately a week in the fridge. You could also use this as a marinade for pork or chicken. It tastes great over fruit salad as well and looks great in a canning jar if you want to give some as a gift!
Sweet and Spicy Mango Salad Dressing
So delicious and super easy this Sweet Spicy Mango Salad Dressing is the antidote for boring salads! It’s fabulous drizzled over pan-seared or grilled salmon, shrimp or chicken too!
Vegan Coconut Milk Ranch Dressing
This vegan coconut milk ranch dressing will make you forget all about the “real” thing. Coconut milk is whisked with shallots, garlic, apple cider vinegar, chives, parsley, basil, dill, sea salt, and black pepper to create a simple, zesty, and ultra creamy ranch dressing. Drizzle this vegan ranch dressing over salads or dip your favorite veggies into it!
Via Blissful Basil
Red Wine Peach Vinaigrette
A light and refreshing Red Wine Peach Vinaigrette recipe.
Via Dine & Dish
Creamy Apple Cider Vinaigrette Dressing
This recipe for apple cider vinaigrette salad dressing is easy, healthy, and only uses four ingredients. Four ingredients that I'm betting you have on hand right now!
Via Mama Loves Food
Whip up this easy homemade Greek Vinaigrette in just minutes for authentic Greek flavor with most ingredients found in your pantry. With just the right hint of lemon and garlic, this vinaigrette comes together in 5 minutes in a mason jar (if you have one) or any container with a lid. It will leave you craving more salad!!
Via Little Broken
Creamy Anti-Inflammatory Salad Dressing
By ingredients, this recipe is dairy-free / non-dairy, egg-free, gluten-free, grain-free, peanut-free, soy-free, vegan / plant-based, vegetarian, and mostly Paleo (easily adaptable for strict Paleo).
Via Go Dairy Free
Honey Lime and Garlic Vinaigrette
Use this Honey Lime and Garlic Vinaigrette as a marinade for grilled chicken or seafood, or a dressing for your next salad. Fresh and delicious!
Via Aggie’s Kitchen
Green Goddess Dressing
This vegan green goddess dressing recipe is TO DIE FOR! Paleo friendly, low carb, made with simple healthy ingredients, and pretty much good on EVERYTHING! A staple dressing recipe you will want to make again and again!
Via Cotter Crunch
Warm Bacon Dressing
This dressing is perfect for those who want to consume a lot of greens but don’t particularly like their taste! Hide it with this delicious warm bacon dressing.
The BEST Balsamic Vinaigrette
This dressing is so versatile, you can use it on salads, roasted vegetables, and drizzled it over chicken in a wrap. Just a touch of sweetness with the tang of the balsamic.
Have you tried any of these Paleo salad dressings yet? How did they fare and do you have your own recipe to share? We’d love to hear from you!
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