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Olive Garden salad and Dressing - My version Recipe

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Tammy Giesick


3 romaine lettuce hearts, washed and chopped

1/2 red onion, sliced

2 Roma tomatoes, sliced

4 pickled Pepperoncini

10 large pitted olives

1/2 cup seasoned croutons

1/4 cup fresh shredded Parmesan cheese

Olive Garden House Dressing Copycat:

1/2 cup mayonnaise

1/4 cup water

3 tablespoons white vinegar

2 tablespoons extra light tasting olive oil (or other neutral oil)

2 tablespoon fresh grated Romano cheese

1/2 tablespoon fresh lemon juice

1 teaspoon Italian seasoning

1/4 teaspoon garlic powder

1/4 teaspoon kosher salt

1/2 teaspoon sugar

In the bowl of a blender, combine dressing ingredients and blend until smooth. Place in the refrigerator until ready to serve.

2.In a large salad bowl, layer salad ingredients in order beginning with lettuce. Pour salad dressing over salad and toss to combine.

3.Serve and enjoy!

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
If you prefer dressing to be yellow in color (like the original) add pinches of turmeric until it reaches the desired shade (thanks to a reader for the tip). I left it out in the above photo.




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