The Best Sweet Italian Dressing Recipe
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Serves: 8
  • 1 cup vegetable oil
  • ¼ cup white vinegar
  • ¼ cup red wine vinegar
  • ½ cup sugar
  • ¾ tsp salt
  • 1½ tsp garlic powder
  • ¾ tsp smoked paprika
  • ¼ tsp black pepper
  • Handful fresh parsley (about ¼ c. unchopped)
  • Pinch crushed red pepper
  1. Combine all ingredients in food processor or blender.
  2. Pulse until well-blended and parsley is no longer in large pieces.
  3. Drizzle the finished dressing on your favorite greens for salad.
  4. Toss in some toasted walnuts, bacon, shredded mozzarella, and diced tomatoes for an easy side for any meal.
Recipe by Columbus Culinary Connection at