Cilantro-Lime Dressing

a jar of Cilantro Lime Dressing from the front

This easy homemade salad dressing is full of flavor! Cilantro, lime, and honey pair perfectly for a fresh, delicious dressing for any salad.

  • Author: Maryea Flaherty of Happy Healthy Mama
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes
  • Yield: 6 ounces 1x
  • Category: recipes
  • Method: blender
  • Cuisine: American
  • Diet: Gluten Free


  • 1 cup fresh cilantro leaves and stems (packed)
  • 1/3 cup fresh lime juice (from 1-2  limes, depending on their size)
  • 3 tablespoons honey (I used raw)
  • 1 heaping teaspoon minced garlic
  • 2 teaspoons minced fresh ginger root
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil


  1. Put all of the dressing ingredients except the olive oil into a food processor or blender and pulse until the cilantro is chopped.
  2. Turn the machine on and slowly drizzle in the olive oil.
  3. Store in an airtight container until ready to use.


Keywords: cilantro-lime dressing