Are you looking for a slightly sweet salad dressing, with lots of nutrients? Then this amazing dressing is just right for you!
This is not your usual salad dressing with just flavorful fat, but with no health benefits. Pineapple, lime and cilantro are all great digestive aids, plus the added health benefits of avocado, make this dressing a total healthy hit wonder!
Check out the recipe below and its health benefits!
Pineapple Cilantro Lime Dressing
1/3 cup fresh pineapple
2 Tbsp lime juice
2 Tbsp cilantro
2 Tbsp jalapeno (optional)
1 Tbsp minced green onion
2 tsp grape seed oil
1/4 tsp ground cumin
1/8 tsp red pepper flakes (optional)
Put all the ingredients in the food processor until smooth.
1. If the dressing is too thick, you can add more pineapple or a small amount of pineapple juice.
2. If you’re not into anything spicy, you can skip the red pepper flakes and jalapeno.
Pineapple is a rich source of Vitamin C to help boost your immune system, and help to digest proteins. A cup of pineapple meets over 100% of the RDA for Vitamin C.
Cilantro is good for digestion, blood sugar control, anti-inflammatory and helps in controlling cholesterol levels.
Lime is a good source of natural sodium that aids in breaking up calcium deposits including arthritis, hemorrhoids, gall stones and calcification in the arteries.
Jalapeno contains capsaicin, a powerful phytonutrient that is anti-inflammatory. It also reduces cholesterol, triglycerides, provides pain relief, boost the immune system and reduces cancer risk.