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Pasta Salad Dressing - Recipe

A flavorful dressing for a cheese tortellini pasta salad. With the combination of mayonnaise and olive oil, a light creamy dressing is created that allows the flavor from the oregano, thyme, basil, and garlic to come through to provide a burst of flavor.
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Pasta Salad Dressing Recipe
  • In a small bowl, whisk together dressing ingredients.
  • Chill, if not using immediately. Serve over pasta salad.
Tip: An immersion blender combines ingredients thoroughly.
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Container: large bowl
Servings: 8
-1/2 cup mayonnaise
-1/2 cup olive oil
-1/4 cup red wine vinegar or champagne vinegar
-1 1/2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
-1 teaspoon sugar
-1/2 teaspoon salt
-1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
-1/4 teaspoon oregano, ground
-1/4 teaspoon dried thyme leaves
-1/4 teaspoon dried basil or 1 teaspoon minced fresh basil
-1 clove garlic, minced or finely chopped