Olive Garden Salad Copy Kat

Who doesn’t love the bottomless salad at Olive Garden? It comes to your table already tossed with great ingredients and its easy to make a copy kat at home.   I use To Die For Dressing on this salad.  Olive Garden sells their own dressing for take out so try them both and decide for yourself which tastes best, the original or the Copy Kat!

Olive Garden Salad Copy Kat

iceberg lettuce, chopped
tomatoes, chopped
red onions, sliced
carrots, shredded
garbonzo beans, rinsed and drained
peperoncini pepper (optional)
whole black olives
freshly grated parmesan cheese

To Die For Dressing
1 cup vegetable oil
3/4 cup cider vinegar
1/3 cup sugar
1 tablespoon salt
4 garlic cloves (use fresh, the jarred are not good), minced

1. Combine all ingredients in a food processor.  Process until well blended and smooth.  Pour into an airtight container with a tight-fitting lid.  Shake vigorously before serving.  Store in the refrigerator.


4 responses to “Olive Garden Salad Copy Kat

  1. THANK YOU!!!

  2. We just had this salad dressing tonight! It was delicious with Avocado too!! YUM!

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