Molasses Bacon Vinaigrette
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Molasses Bacon Vinaigrette

This savory + tangy bacon vinaigrette is a mouthwatering topping for your tossed greens and fresh veggies. 

Course Salad
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 130 kcal
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  • 4 slices bacon diced
  • reserved bacon drippings
  • 2 tablespoons spicy brown mustard
  • 1 clove garlic finely minced
  • 1/4 cup cider vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 2 tablespoons sorghum molasses
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 pinch salt

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  1. Cook diced bacon in a skillet over medium high heat. Stir and cook until browned. Spoon the bacon into a bowl and set aside. 

  2. Reduce heat to medium. Whisk the mustard and garlic into the bacon drippings. Stir constantly until smooth.

  3. Whisk in the cider vinegar. Reduce heat to low and add the molasses. Whisk until smooth.

  4. Add the pepper and reserved bacon pieces if desired. Add salt to taste. 

  5. Serve warm. Thin with additional water, vinegar or oil if desired.

Nutrition Facts
Molasses Bacon Vinaigrette
Amount Per Serving (2 tablespoons)
Calories 130 Calories from Fat 81
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 9g 14%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Cholesterol 14mg 5%
Sodium 235mg 10%
Potassium 211mg 6%
Total Carbohydrates 8g 3%
Sugars 7g
Protein 3g 6%
Vitamin C 0.3%
Calcium 2.5%
Iron 3.8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.