Easy green salad on a white plate next to the salad bowl, lemons and lemon vinaigrette.
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Lemon Salad Dressing + Easy Green Salad

Lemon salad dressing is an easy side dish and my favorite go-to, it comes together in minutes and is perfect for any salad. Pair this lemon vinaigrette with simple greens and some sliced onion for the easiest side dish ever!
Course Salad
Cuisine American
Keyword lemon salad dressing, lemon vinaigrette
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 6 people
Calories 14kcal
Author Alli Kelley



  • 1/4 cup lemon juice freshly squeezed, about 2 lemons
  • 1/2 cup olive oil good quality
  • 8 cups mixed greens or any salad of your choice.
  • salt and pepper to taste


  • Pour lemon juice into a bowl, gradually whisk in the olive oil until light yellow and creamy. 
  • Season with salt and pepper to taste. 
  • Pour 1/2 of the dressing over the salad and toss. Taste and add more if needed or serve the remaining dressing for guests to dress. 



Calories: 14kcal | Carbohydrates: 3g | Sodium: 10mg | Potassium: 106mg | Vitamin A: 455IU | Vitamin C: 23.6mg | Calcium: 12mg | Iron: 0.4mg