Nutty Herb Dressing


  • ½ cup raw walnuts
  • 1 cup chopped cilantro leaves (stems removed)
  • 1 tablespoon chopped shallots
  • 3 garlic cloves
  • 1/4 teaspoon unrefined sea salt
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon raw honey
  • 3 to 4 tablespoons water


  1. Place walnuts in the bowl of a food processor; process until fine. Add cilantro, shallots, garlic, salt, lime juice, oil, honey and 1 tablespoon of water; blend to make a thick sauce, adding in water a tablespoon at a time, until desired consistency. Taste, and correct seasoning with salt, if necessary. Transfer to a mason jar and refrigerate until ready to use.