Maple Chipotle Vinaigrette
- 1/4 cup (60 ml) fresh orange juice
- 1/2-inch (1.3 cm) piece orange peel
- 2 Tablespoons (30 ml) pure maple syrup
- 7 Tablespoons (105 ml) extra virgin olive oil
- 1 Tablespoon white balsamic vinegar
- 1 Tablespoon chopped yellow onion
- 1/2 fresh lemon, peeled
- 1 teaspoon chopped canned chipotle chili in adobo sauce
- 1 teaspoon adobo sauce
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- Place all ingredients into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure lid.
- Select Variable 1.
- Turn machine on and slowly increase speed to Variable 10, then to High.
- Blend for 20 to 25 seconds or until emulsified.
This recipe has been written for the Vitamix 5200 with Standard 64-ounce container. If you are using a different Vitamix machine or container size, you may need to make adjustments to the Variable Speed, processing time, and/or ingredient quantities.