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Catholic Recipe: Cardamom Dressing


  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon basil
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cardamom
  • 1/4 teaspoon paprika
  • 3/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/4 cup cider vinegar
  • 3 Tablespoons honey
  • Details

  • Yield: 1-1/4 cups
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Difficulty:
  • Cost: $$$$
  • For Ages: 11+
  • Origin:

This dressing accompanies the Midsummer Fruit Salad Bowl.


Combine sugar, basil, salt, ground cardamom, paprika, vegetable oil, cider vinegar, and honey in small jar with tight-fitting cover; shake to mix well; chill. Shake again just before serving. Makes about 1-1/4 cups.

Recipe Source: Cook's Blessings, The by Demetria Taylor, Random House, New York, 1965
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