Summer Salad with Lemon and Vanilla Dressing

Summer Salad with Lemon and Vanilla Dressing

  • Prep: 10 min
  • Cook Time:
  • Total: 10 min
  • Serving: 6 Servings

This salad’s vibrant colors and bright taste will delight you. Serve with a glass of Pinot Blanc or a Muscadet.


  • 1 bunch young carrots
  • 2 zucchini
  • 6 handfuls of salad greens
  • 6 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 3/4 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • Sea salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper


  1. Using a vegetable peeler, peel the carrots and the zucchini into long, thin strips and then place into a salad bowl along with the salad greens.
  2. In a small bowl, whisk together the oil, lemon juice, vanilla extract and a few pinches of salt and pepper to taste.
  3. Pour the dressing over the salad and gently toss to coat. Serve immediately.


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