Black Sesame Summer Dressing

A light Asian-inspired salad dressing that works beautifully over simple greens or more complex salads.

Black Sesame Summer Dressing

  • Servings: 1 cup

This dressing works well on a very simple salad, like the Boston lettuce shown here.


  • 1 shallot
  • 1/3 cup seasoned rice vinegar
  • 2/3 cup seasoned canola oil
  • 1 tsp toasted sesame oil
  • 1 tbsp black sesame seeds
  • to taste salt
  • to taste pepper


  • Peel and mince the shallot and place in the bottom of a large bowl.
  • Add rice vinegar and let site 10 minutes.
  • Whisk in oils until emulsified, and then add sesame seeds. Season to taste with salt and pepper.