Lemon-Sesame Dressing Recipe

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Best with Sunkist® Lemons
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This versatile dressing will be a repeat favorite. It’s one of Sunkist’s best. Serve it with a tossed salad of assorted greens, avocado, tomato, and cashew nuts or iceberg lettuce, cooked chicken, green onion (scallion), and orange half-cartwheel slices.


  • 2/3 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/2 Sunkist® lemon, grated peel
  • 1 Sunkist® lemon, juiced
  • 2 Tbsp. distilled white vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp. toasted sesame seed
  • 1 Tbsp. sugar
  • 1/2 tsp. onion salt
  • 1/2 tsp. salt (optional)

Instructions: (Makes 4 servings)

  • In a jar with a lid, combine all the ingredients and shake well.
  • Substitute poppy seed for the sesame seed. Serve over crisp salad greens.