COOKING FOR A CROWD - CREAMY VINAIGRETTE

COOKING FOR A CROWD - CREAMY VINAIGRETTE

1 quart rice wine vinegar
3 cups red wine
3 cups plain yogurt
1 cup whole grain mustard
1 cup dijon mustard
1 ounce garlic cloves, minced
6 ounces red onion, finely diced
8 ounces green onion, sliced into thin rings
1/4 cup basil, finely chopped
2 teaspoons fresh mustard seed
1 teaspoon dried tarragon
2 teaspoons dried whole oregano
2 teaspoons black pepper

  1. Blend wines, yogurt, and mustards in mixer bowl, using flat beater.

  2. Mix garlic, onions, fresh basil, and spices into yogurt mixture.

  3. Store covered in refrigerator for up to 1 week. Shake before serving.

Yield: 3 quarts

Notes: Potentially hazardous food. Food Safety Standards: Hold food for service at an internal temperature below 41°F. Do not mix old product with new.

VARIATION:

Creamy Raspberry Vinaigrette. Delete oregano. Add 8 oz pureed fresh raspberries.