Vinaigrette is any dressing made from oil and vinegar.
French dressing implies vinaigrette and the many variations that were
created. Britain and America made French dressing popular in the 1880’s.
Because people realized how healthy salads were, many recipes have been
created for the use of French dressing.
is from the form of French vinaigre, which is commonly known as
vinegar. It was first used in 1699 but it wasn’t until the late 19th
century that Vinaigrette came onto the scene on its own. In French,
vinaigrette was used to describe a carriage which resembled a vinegar
seller’s cart. In Europe, Vinaigrette is also known as French dressing
and it is the common salad dressing in the western world. Various
flavorings to suit anyone’s taste is added to the mixture of oil and
vinegar, using salt and pepper to taste. It is used on green salad and
can be used to marinate various meat products, acting as a tenderizer.read more of this post at, http://oilandvinegar.cruets.com/category/oil-and-vinegar-recipes/vinaigrettes
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