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Texas Pete Vinaigrette

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Hey Hot Sauce Lovers! Today I’ve got salad dressing that will make you want to do a line dance… Texas Pete Vinaigrette.

Texas Pete Vinaigrette

Happy Halloween!

I know most of you are baking amazing Halloween treats, decorating your house with spider webs, or working on your costume for tonight. So I’ll keep it short today…

I love giving classic dishes hellacious heat for Halloween. Whether you think of that as a trick or as a treat, trust me when I tell you this Texas Pete Vinaigrette will give your salad a kick that even the underworld can appreciate.

I used Texas Pete because it offers classic hot sauce flavor, that so many of us love. But you could substitute your favorite hot sauce in this recipe.

Simply place all the ingredients in a jar, screw on the lid, and shake!

By the way… your Texas Pete Vinaigrette doesn’t have to be fiery hot. You can adjust the heat and sweetness to suit your tastebuds. And it’s sweet, spicy and tangy appeal makes it a fabulous salad dressing for any day of the year!

Texas Pete Vinaigrette
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Texas Pete Vinaigrette

Prep Time: 3 minutes
Total Time: 3 minutes
Hey Hot Sauce Lovers! This is one spicy salad dressing that will make you want to do a line dance... Texas Pete Vinaigrette.
Servings: 3 ounces



  • Place all the ingredients in a canning jar. Start with 1 1/2 teaspoons Texas Pete Hot Sauce and 2 teaspoons honey. Screw the lid on tight.
  • Shake vigorously, then taste. Add salt and pepper, plus more hot sauce and honey if needed.
  • Drizzle over your favorite salad.


Serving: 1serving, Calories: 481kcal, Carbohydrates: 1g, Protein: 1g, Fat: 55g, Saturated Fat: 44g, Sodium: 534mg, Sugar: 1g, Vitamin C: 13.4mg
Course: Condiment
Cuisine: American, Southern
Author: Sommer Collier

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8 comments on “Texas Pete Vinaigrette”

  1. I just made this dressing and let me say it was very good! The only things I did different was I cut the oil in half and doubled the vinegar. I went with the larger amounts suggested for the honey and hot sauce. Yum! Thanks for the great recipe!

  2. Sounds delicious and right up my alley!

  3. Ok, this sounds delicious! Want!

  4. Yum! I love spicy. This salad dressing is a must try.

  5. Very cool- I love spicy food so this looks great!

  6. Never heard of the sauce but I like the sound of a fiery vinaigrette!

  7. Never heard of this sauce! WIll have to try it!

  8. I have some of that sauce in my pantry. Will have to try and make this vinaigrette dressing.