Basil Avocado Lime Dressing Over Salad Greens

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Happy Wednesday, Healthy Living Friends!  Last night I was playing with my new food processor and testing out all of the different features and decided to try this very simple and basic salad dressing recipe to go with our giant dinner salad.  Enjoy!

Greens with Basil Avocado Dressing

Basil Avocado Lime Dressing

Ingredients:

1/2 medium – large avocado

1/4 cup or so of filtered water

1/2 cup olive oil

5 fresh basil leaves

Juice of one lime

sea salt to taste

fresh cracked black pepper

Procedure:

Add all ingredients except the olive oil into a food processor or high speed blender.  Start to blend slowly and then drizzle in the olive oil.  Taste and adjust seasonings.

Serve over Greens:

4-6 cups fresh mixed salad greens

2 cucumbers, cut into half moons

4 shredded carrots

1 thinly sliced small-medium red onion

1 cubed apple or pear

1/2 avocado, cubed

1-2 tomatoes, cut into chunks

green or black olives

2 cups cooked beans, optional

Toss all salad ingredients in a large  bowl and top with the above dressing!  Enjoy! 

To Your Health!

 Basil Avocado Dressing over Salad Greens