The Best Celery Seed Dressing Ever

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Celery Seed Dressing:

  • 1 cup of sugar
  • 1 medium onion, cut in small pieces
  • 1/2 cup cider vinegar
  • 2 teaspoon yellow mustard
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon celery seed
  • 1 2/3 cup vegetable oil (do not use olive oil)


  • 1 bag spring greens
  • 1 bag Romaine lettuce
  • 1 medium red onion, thinly sliced
  • 1 can mandarin oranges, drained
  • 1 small container of blue cheese crumbles
  • Salt and cracked pepper to taste
  • Dried cranberries to taste
  • Sunflower seeds to taste
  • Almonds, walnuts or pecans to taste


  • 2 grilled chicken breasts, cut into small chunks
  • 1 small container of grape tomatoes
  • 1 small cucumber, sliced


Make the Celery Seed Dressing: 

  1. Place ingredients in a blender or food processor and blend well for a couple of minutes on high speed.

Make the salad:

  1. Put the greens in large bowl. Put the other ingredients, except the dressing, into one or two divided dishes or a lazy Susan. Pour the dressing into a serving bowl or gravy boat. Let guests select what they prefer and assemble their own salad.