Fresh Greens Goddess Dressing

Mixed baby greens make this Green Goddess dressing a fresh alternative to the original. Try it on any salad or dish needing a creamy sauce, such as falafel.

green goddess dressing in blender

Ingredients

  • 1 garlic clove, peeled
  • ½ cup (10 g) fresh chives
  • 1 lemon, peeled
  • 2 teaspoons maple syrup, optional
  • 3 cups (100 g) mixed baby greens
  • 1½ cups (360 ml) almond yogurt, or nonfat Greek yogurt
  • 2 Tablespoons (30 ml) extra virgin olive oil, optional
  • ½ teaspoon salt, optional

Directions

  1. Place all ingredients into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure the lid.
  2. Start the blender on its lowest speed, then quickly increase to its highest speed. Blend for 35–45 seconds, using the tamper to press ingredients toward the blades.

Chef's Notes

Adding lettuce to this bright, earthy dressing is a great way to maximize nutrition and flavor. Making your own dressing also gives you control — you can adjust the sweetness and the amount of oil or salt used to meet any dietary need.

Ingredients

  • 1 garlic clove, peeled
  • ½ cup (10 g) fresh chives
  • 1 lemon, peeled
  • 2 teaspoons maple syrup, optional
  • 3 cups (100 g) mixed baby greens
  • 1½ cups (360 ml) almond yogurt, or nonfat Greek yogurt
  • 2 Tablespoons (30 ml) extra virgin olive oil, optional
  • ½ teaspoon salt, optional

Directions

  1. Place all ingredients into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure the lid.
  2. Start the blender on its lowest speed, then quickly increase to its highest speed. Blend for 35–45 seconds, using the tamper to press ingredients toward the blades.

Chef's Notes

Adding lettuce to this bright, earthy dressing is a great way to maximize nutrition and flavor. Making your own dressing also gives you control — you can adjust the sweetness and the amount of oil or salt used to meet any dietary need.

Ingredients

  • 1 garlic clove, peeled
  • ½ cup (10 g) fresh chives
  • 1 lemon, peeled
  • 2 teaspoons maple syrup, optional
  • 3 cups (100 g) mixed baby greens
  • 1½ cups (360 ml) almond yogurt, or nonfat Greek yogurt
  • 2 Tablespoons (30 ml) extra virgin oilve oil, optional
  • ½ teaspoon salt, optional

Directions

  1. Place all ingredients into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure the lid.
  2. Start the blender on its lowest speed, then quickly increase to its highest speed. Blend for 35–45 seconds, using the tamper to press ingredients toward the blades.

Chef's Notes

Adding lettuce to this bright, earthy dressing is a great way to maximize nutrition and flavor. Making your own dressing also gives you control — you can adjust the sweetness and the amount of oil or salt used to meet any dietary need.