Healthy Recipe: Green Mountain Goddess Dressing

Here’s Our Rendition of the Old Classic Green Goddess Dressing The biggest difference is that we cut out the buttermilk, simply because it isn’t a typical ingredient that we have kicking around the kitchen so we use yogurt instead. And we put all of the ingredients in the blender at once and blend it rather […]

Salad Dressings Part 2: Experimenting with Dressing Combinations and Dishes

Guest Post by Janet Zimmerman, RD, Green Mountain Nutrition Intern  Last week, we looked at how  to choose oils when making salad dressings. We also talked about the importance in varying up our options so that our taste buds don’t get bored and our bodies get different nutrients. In this post on salad dressings we will look […]

Make Your Own Salad Dressing – It’s All About the Oils

Making Your Own Salad Dressing, Part 1 Varying Your Oils & The Basic Dressing Formula Guest Post by Janet Zimmerman, RD, Green Mountain Nutrition Intern  Do you ever make your own salad dressing? No doubt, olive oil is a go-to ingredient. Olive oil and canola oil are both great options for making salad dressings. They […]

Easy Salad Dressing Recipe: Green Mountain Tamari Ginger

Once again we’ve had a myriad of requests for another of our easy salad dressing recipes at Green Mountain at Fox Run.  We like making our own salad dressings, versus buying pre-made, as it allows our chefs to work with some of the healthier sources of unsaturated fats. Chef David Smith whips up this Tamari Ginger Dressing at Green Mountain and […]

Healthy Cooking Thursday – Blueberry Balsamic Dressing

Don’t you hate when you discover an old package of blueberries in the back of your fridge, looking a lot less sexy than they did two weeks ago when you picked them up at the store? Sigh. Never fear, those soft and nearly wrinkled berries need not head to the compost pile just yet.  Pretty much […]

Healthy Cooking Thursday: Roasted Garlic Dressing

Few dishes are as divinely fragrant to prepare (and devilishly simple) as roasted garlic.  Whenever I make this healthy recipe at our women's weight loss program, I invariably am asked, "What were you making that smells so amazing?" from the ladies who were working out in the room above our kitchen. The resulting dressing is a great addition to […]