Fresh melon, fruits and berries are delicious on their own but a drizzle of this quick Poppy Seed Dressing for Fruit Salad adds just the right amount of zing. Perfect for a summer day!
Fruit salad is something we enjoy all year long but seasonal melons, fruits and berries mean that our fruit salads consist of whatever is available and they are different almost every single time. Adding a couple of spoonfuls of this simple Poppy Seed Dressing for Fruit Salad will enhance the flavors and make it even more delicious!
What you’ll need to make Poppy Seed Dressing
- apple cider vinegar
- white sugar
- dry mustard powder
- olive oil
- poppy seeds
Check out this Short step by step video:
How to make Poppy Seed Dressing for Fruit Salad
Tangy, zingy and just the right amount of acid to balance out the sweet of any seasonal fruit salad, this Poppy Seed Dressing is super easy to make and absolutely delicious!
In a blender or a small food processor, combine cider vinegar, sugar, dry mustard powder, salt and olive oil.
Using the pulse feature, blend until well combined and emulsified.
Once combined, pour into a small bowl and stir in a teaspoon of poppy seeds.
You can use the it right away or refrigerate until you’re ready to use.
When ready to use, stir the dressing, then place your fruit salad into a bowl and top with a couple of spoonfuls. Use as liberally as you like! It adds something wonderful to a fresh delicious fruit salad. Enjoy!
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Poppy Seed Dressing for Fruit Salad
- 2 tbsp apple cider vinegar
- 1/4 cup sugar
- 1/4 tsp dry mustard powder
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 1/4 cup olive oil
- 1 tsp poppy seeds
- Combine first five ingredients in a blender or small food processor.
- Blend until well combined.
- Remove to small bowl and stir in poppy seeds.
- Refrigerate until needed. Stir and spoon over fruit salad as desired. Enjoy!