Crispy Caesar Salad with Homemade Dressing

Indulge in the irresistible crunch of our Crispy Caesar Salad with Homemade Dressing. This classic dish is a symphony of flavors and textures that will satisfy even the most discerning palate.

Ingredients

  • 1 head of fresh, crisp romaine lettuce
  • 1 cup of croutons, preferably homemade
  • 1/2 cup of grated Parmesan cheese
  • For the dressing:
  • 1/3 cup of mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons of Dijon mustard
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 1/4 cup of olive oil

Instructions

  1. Start by preparing the dressing. In a bowl, whisk together the mayonnaise, Dijon mustard, minced garlic, lemon juice, salt, and black pepper.
  2. Slowly drizzle in the olive oil while continuing to whisk, until the dressing is well emulsified. Set aside.
  3. Tear the fresh romaine lettuce into bite-sized pieces and place them in a large salad bowl.
  4. Sprinkle the grated Parmesan cheese over the lettuce.
  5. Add the homemade croutons for that extra crunch.
  6. Drizzle the prepared dressing over the salad, tossing gently to coat each leaf.
  7. Your Crispy Caesar Salad is now ready to serve.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yields: 4 servings

A delightful recipe for Crispy Caesar Salad with a tangy homemade dressing that perfectly complements the fresh lettuce and crispy croutons.

Nutrition Information: Calories: 280 | Total Fat: 22g | Carbohydrates: 15g | Protein: 8g

Concluding Thoughts:
Indulge in the simplicity of this Crispy Caesar Salad with Homemade Dressing. With every bite, you’ll experience the satisfying contrast between the crisp romaine lettuce and the crunch of the homemade croutons. The tangy richness of the dressing binds the elements together, making each mouthful a burst of flavor. Whether it’s a light lunch, a side dish, or a standalone meal, this salad has the versatility to please every craving. Share it with loved ones or enjoy it solo – it’s a timeless recipe that brings both comfort and culinary satisfaction to any occasion.

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