Ballymaloe French Dressing


Prep Time: 



  • 6 - 8 People


Recipe 1
3 Parts Extra Virgin Olive Oil to 1 Part White Wine Vinegar
Sea Salt, Cracked Black Pepper and crushed Garlic to taste.

Recipe 2:
2 fl ozs (55ml) Wine vinegar
6 fl ozs (150ml) olive oil or a mixture of olive and other oils. eg. sunflower and arachide
1 level teaspoon mustard (Dijon or English)
1 large clove of garlic
1 scallion or small spring onion
Sprig of parsley
Sprig of watercress
1 level teaspoon
Few grinds of pepper


3 Tablespoons of Extra Virgin Olive Oil & 1 Tablespoon of White Wine Vinegar.A good pinch of Salt and Pepper and 1/4 clove of Garlic.You can mix this is in a bowl by hand or put all the ingredients into a blender. 
Serving When the potato salad is finished, taste again for salt & pepper, it may need some more. 

Recipe 2 by Darina Allen Ballymaloe Cookery School
Put all the ingredients into a blender and run at medium speed for 1 minutes approx. or mix oil and vinegar in a bowl, add mustard, salt, freshly ground pepper and mashed garlic. Chop the parsley, spring onion and watercress finely and add in. Whisk before serving.Serving drizzle over a green salad

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