At first glance, the amount of garlic in this recipe may seem a little alarming, but the technique of simmering the garlic in wine tempers its bite. Toss this full-bodied dressing with romaine lettuce, add crisp croutons and enjoy a healthful alternative to Caesar salad. Source: EatingWell Magazine, July/August 1992

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  • Combine garlic and wine in a small saucepan. Bring to a boil, reduce heat to low and simmer, covered, until the garlic cloves are tender, 20 to 25 minutes. Transfer the garlic and cooking liquid to a blender or food processor. Add vinegar, broth, oil and mustard; process until smooth. Season with salt and pepper.


Nutrition Facts

18 calories; 0.9 g total fat; 0.1 g saturated fat; 41 mg sodium. 19 mg potassium; 1.1 g carbohydrates; 0.1 g fiber; 0.2 g protein; 1 mg vitamin c; 6 mg calcium; 2 mg magnesium;