Pegan 365 Almond Chile Sauce Salad Dressing

A nutty and spicy dressing, this salad dressing features almond butter and serrano pepper for extra heat. Try this on a Pegan 365 salad with a carb, like sweet potatoes, or protein, such as chicken or meat.

Recipe from Rosane Oliveira, DVM, PhD

1/6 cup coconut water or water, to thin
1/8 cup almond butter
1/2 clove garlic, roughly chopped
1/4 small serrano pepper, finely chopped (optional)
1 tbsp lime juice
1 tbsp maple syrup, or 3 pitted dates
1 tbsp low-sodium tamari
1/2 tbsp rice vinegar
1/2 tbsp fresh ginger, chopped

1. Place all ingredients in a blender or food processor and blend until smooth.