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Cannabis-Infused Salad Dressing Recipes

cannabis-infused salad dressing recipes blog

The mission at Ardent is simple: Fact-based cannabis research paired with limitless potential to customize your own edibles, topicals, and other herbal remedies – in any space. 

That’s right, to get to the level you want to be at, you don’t have to grab an indulgent pot brownie if you don’t want to. We’ve compiled a list of our favorite cannabis-infused salad dressing recipes to keep you (and your New Year’s Resolutions) on track. All you need is a way to decarboxylate, some bud, some high-quality olive oil, and a few other tasty ingredients. 

In need of premium EVOO or vinegar options for dressings/marinades?

Check out our award-winning Koroneiki Varietal and Tuscan Herb EVOO options, or our Celebration Bundle which includes flavorful Champagne Vinegar, Citrus Habanero EVOO, and Blood Orange EVOO.

Simple Infused Balsamic Vinaigrette

cannabis infused balsamic vinaigrette salad dressing recipe

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup of infused olive oil (your choice on dosage)
  • 1/4 cup of balsamic vinegar
  • 1 Shallot
  • 1 Garlic Clove
  • tablespoon of honey
  • tablespoon of dijon mustard
  • Optional salt, vinegar, and onion powder

Perfect as a quick dressing for salads and sandwiches, this infused balsamic dressing requires very little effort and will really bring out the flavor in your meal. 

Directions

First, decarb your cannabis. (If you have the Ardent FX or Nova, use the A1 setting for THC-rich material and A2 setting for CBD-rich material.) Then, infuse 1/2 cup of olive oil, we prefer our koroneiki variety olive oil, into your decarbed material, either using a pan, or by placing the FX on the infuse setting and allowing it to run its cycle. 

In a mason jar, combine the ½ cup of infused olive oil, ¼ cup balsamic vinegar, a finely chopped shallot and garlic clove, a tablespoon of honey, a tablespoon of dijon mustard, and some spices (such as salt, vinegar, and onion powder.) Close the lid tightly and shake it up until the flavors have mended.

Raspberry Vinaigrette

cannabis infused raspberry vinaigrette salad dressing recipe

Ingredients

  • 1 ½ cups of fresh or frozen raspberries
  • ½ cup of infused olive oil
  • ¼ cup of red wine vinegar
  • 1 Shallot
  • teaspoon of dijon mustard
  • dash of salt and pepper
  • food processor

Directions

For this recipe, we’ll be utilizing the help of a food processor. Just as we did in the balsamic vinaigrette recipe, we’ll be infusing decarbed plant material into ½ cup of good quality olive oil. 

Add fresh or 1 ½ cups of fresh or frozen raspberries, your infused olive oil, ¼ cup of red wine vinegar, one finely chopped shallot, a teaspoon of dijon mustard, and a dash of salt and pepper to the food processor and allow the mixture to puree for about 30 seconds.  

Honey Dijon Vinaigrette

cannabis infused honey dijon vinaigrette salad dressing recipe

Ingredients

  • ¼ cup of infused EVOO
  • 3 tablespoons of honey
  • 2 tablespoons of white vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon of dijon mustard
  • ¼ cup of white onion
  • Optional salt and pepper

Directions

To make honey dijon vinaigrette, we’ll need to prepare ¼ cup of infused EVOO. Add 3 tablespoons of honey, 2 tablespoons of white vinegar, 1 tablespoon of dijon mustard, and ¼ of a finely diced white onion. Salt and pepper to your liking and enjoy. 

Champagne Vinaigrette 

cannabis infused champagne vinaigrette salad dressing recipe

We highly recommend using our Champagne Vinegar and Olive Oil Infusion Kit for this one!

Ingredients

  • ½ cup of cannabis-infused EVOO
  • 1 Garlic Clove
  • 2 tablespoons of dijon mustard
  • 2 tablespoons of honey
  • 2 tablespoons of lemon juice
  • ⅛ teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • dash of black pepper
  • ¼ cup of our zesty champagne vinegar (or vinegar of your choosing)

Directions

Infuse a ½ cup of EVOO with the dosage of your choice. Add a minced garlic clove, 2 tablespoons of dijon mustard, 2 tablespoons of honey, 2 tablespoons of lemon juice, ⅛ teaspoon cayenne pepper, a dash of black pepper, and ¼ cup of our zesty champagne vinegar. 

Enjoy and Share!

cannabis olive oil salad dressing

Are you switching up your edible routine with some refreshing, crisp salads? We’d love to see what you come up with. Tag us on Instagram for the chance to be featured on our page for your cannabis-infused dressing! 

Looking for more cannabis-infused healthy recipes? You can find some great ideas here.