Citrus Vinaigrette

Makes 3/4 cup

This vinaigrette gets its refreshing tartness from the zest and juice of three types of citrus: orange, lemon, and grapefruit. It makes for a delicious homemade salad dressing.


  • ¼ teaspoon finely grated grapefruit zest

  • ¼ cup fresh grapefruit juice

  • ½ teaspoon finely grated orange zest

  • ¼ cup fresh orange juice

  • ½ teaspoon finely grated lemon zest

  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice

  • 1 tablespoon rice-wine vinegar (not seasoned)

  • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil

  • ¼ teaspoon coarse salt

  • Pinch of freshly ground pepper


  1. Whisk all the ingredients together in a nonreactive medium bowl until combined. Use immediately, or refrigerate, covered, for up to 3 days.

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