When you find a great dressing, you want to make it over and over again. This is one of those dressings! It has an addictive quality, offering a slightly nutty flavor from the luxurious tahini. The fresh lemon juice and maple syrup give it that much-needed balance your taste buds love about a great dressing. And you don’t just have to reserve this dressing for your raw vegan salads while cleansing. Take this dressing with you into your post-cleanse lifestyle and drizzle it on Buddha bowls, roasted vegetables, or enjoy it as a dipping sauce.
The secret to this slightly tangy dressing is the layers of flavor created by the lemon, tahini, and maple syrup. It’s as if they create the perfect trifecta! And it comes together very easily, so you can always whip up a batch, even if you are pressed for time. Pulse the ingredients together in a blender or simply whisk them together in a small bowl. Once you get comfortable with this dressing, you can start playing around with different seasonings. Don’t be afraid to get creative, so long as you stick to raw vegan ingredients if you are cleansing.
A tahini dressing is a great way to bring extra flavor to your food. Tahini can pair with a wide variety of dishes and flavors. Once you taste this dressing on your salad, you’ll be looking for more ways to use it. It works as a dip for raw vegetables or raw vegan sushi rolls. If you adhere to a vegan diet, this dressing works great with grilled eggplant or roasted root vegetables. The possibilities are endless and we hope that you love it as much as we do!
- Prep Time:5m
- Total Time:5m
- 1/4 c tahini
- 2 tbsp. freshly squeezed lemon juice
- 2 tbsp. grade A maple syrup
- 1 tbsp. grape seed oil
- 1/2 tsp. sea salt
- 1 tbsp. filtered water
- Add all of the ingredients to a blender and blend until smooth. Alternatively, add the ingredients to a jar, screw on the lid, and shake well to combine.
- Drizzle over your salad and enjoy. Store leftover dressing in a jar in the fridge and consume within 5 days.