Guilt-free Caesar salad Salad was made popular around the world because of its yummy dressing. Often it is believed that the very first dressing that made salad interesting was the cheesy and delectable Caesar Salad Dressing. This is usually white in colour and has distinctive taste which craves you to enjoy the salad.
How was this dressing invented?
Well 2 men called Cardini Caesar and his brother Alex are said to be inventers of this world renowned dressing. They emigrated to the U.S. after World War I. The Cardini’s lived in San Diego but operated a restaurant in Tijuana. It is here when one fine day they had lack of food to serve their customers that they invented this salad using whatever was available at hand so that the customers do not get disappointed. The original name was the Aviator’s Salad but later it became famous as Caesar Salad. Later on this dressing was made available in bottle for the people of Tijuana to enjoy it with various other dishes.
Modern day Caesar Dressing
Modern day Caesar salad is a salad of romaine lettuce and croutons dressed with parmesan cheese, lemon juice, olive oil, egg, Worcestershire sauce, garlic, and black pepper. One can also avail a bottle of pure vegetarian salad dressing without the egg. Some Caesar Salad Dressing also have a mix of another famous sauce known as the Waldorf. The flavoring has seen little tweaking to match the taste buds of current generations. A wide variety of salads can be made using this dressing giving magical burst of flavour in them. This salad is low fat and therefore perfect weight checkers.
Caesar salad although has a cheesy base but is yet not so high on calories but gives you the much required energy to keep the body fit and keep going the entire day. The delicious taste does not make one crave for unhealthy fast food. This Salad Dressing can also be used as a dip with croutons and soup. Get creative and make variety of different dishes with this and throw a low fat get-together party for your friends and family. The delectable flavour will make it a hit even among kids.
Come to Veeba Foods for low fat vegetarian avatar of this classic dressing which has made the world lick lips with every bite of their salad. It is 77% fat free and cholesterol free.