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Fresh Tomato Lime Salad Dressing with Cilantro

Melissa Altman-Traub
A bright, fresh dressing with cilantro, perfect for green salads, taco salads or as a marinade for baking or grilling.
5 from 5 votes
Prep Time 3 mins
Total Time 3 mins
Course Appetizer, Main Course, Salad
Cuisine American, Mediterranean, Mexican, Tex-Mex
Servings 2
Calories 68 kcal


  • Bowl
  • whisk


  • 3 Tbsp. fresh lime juice
  • 2 Tbsp. tomato sauce
  • 2 Tbsp. water
  • ¼ teaspoon onion powder
  • ¼ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 Tbsp. extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp. chopped fresh cilantro


  • Mix together the lime juice, tomato juice, water, onion powder, and black pepper in a small bowl with a whisk.
  • Drizzle in the olive oil while whisking.
  • Stir or whisk in the chopped cilantro.
Keyword Lime, Olive Oil, Salad, salad dressing, Tomato