If you don't have chili sauce, feel free to substitute tomato ketchup or cocktail sauce. Sherri (author) from Southeastern Pennsylvania on April 19, 2008: Minnie's Mom, Robie2 shares your passion! and "you" means the individual or entity submitting materials to Prime Publishing. )is nothing at all like any thousand island I've ever had (we used to make thousand island at home with ketchup, mayonaise, and pickle relish...and I can't stand thousand island! In my memory of Russian dressing, the Oster recipe is for what I remember Thousand Island dressing to be. Keyword Index 3/4 Cup Of Vinegar (white) 1 1/4 Cups Of Salad Oil (which You Will Pour At The End In A Small Stream) Easy Homemade Russian Dressing. No more, no less. All rights reserved. Sherri (author) from Southeastern Pennsylvania on August 14, 2011: FOUND IT!!!!! funnebone from Philadelphia Pa on March 26, 2008: wow..great hub....how do you drawme like that using condiments! My dad and I made it, and it was from an old Oster blender cookbook. In a small bowl, add in the Miracle Whip, white wine vinegar, sweet pickle juice, sugar, ketchup, and mix well. There have been comments back and forth here about which is which, and the most interesting thing is that it all might be a matter of culture and semantics. BY CLICKING THE ACCEPT TERMS AND CONDITIONS BUTTON, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ALL TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT AND ALL SPECIFICATIONS AND GUIDELINES INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE. Do not share: The same guidelines apply to your captions and notes. Despite its name, Russian dressing isn't Russian at all. Sherri (author) from Southeastern Pennsylvania on August 05, 2009: Prasetio30, thank you so much for reading and commenting. Tony McGregor from South Africa on November 18, 2010: I'm definitely gonna try this one out! There are many of us on the search for that old and fine dressing. So please forgive me for not responding sooner. 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Additionally, you can use the Image Notes feature to highlight one or more interesting areas in your image. Sherri (author) from Southeastern Pennsylvania on November 06, 2010: saladlover, I agree with you about not tolerating manufactured dressings. Please sign into your account to add new images. That being said, I LOVE your homemade recipe, and if you are going to use it on a sandwitch - like a Ruben, I recommend adding just a touch of hot sauce for a tasty kick! Their classic Jewish deli fare is, of course, outstanding, and their pickle bar is unique. All changes will be effective upon posting to the Service. I don't know how you can even compare russian to thousand island, try wishbone russian and tell me where the pickles, eggs and whatever you say is in there is. We expressly reserve the right to remove or not make available any Materials that we deem to be in violation of this Agreement, applicable laws or our community standards in our sole discretion. Thanks for your comment. The color of the dressing is attributed to the fact that tomatoes — or a tomato product such as tomato paste, tomato sauce, or ketchup — are used as a key ingredient. They don't even LOOK the same. It's much more savory & spicy than the recipe you've shared. Russian dressing is all about what you think it is and what works for you. She and I live at a distance from each other, and I just haven't made it a point to make this for her to taste. Iceberg is the way to go! There is debate about what what differentiates Thousand Island from Russian. Got out a small leftover container. My favorite salad is iceberg with tuna and tomatoes and Krafts Russian. ;-). The Service is limited to parties that lawfully can enter into and form contracts under applicable law. Hi there! Thanks for reminding me. Use in a Crab Louie Salad. It's so easy to make. It’s a mix of mayonnaise, red onion, sweet pepper relish, ketchup, dill pickles, chives and prepared horseradish. good job. You agree to submit Materials to us in accordance with all guidelines for use of the Service posted on the Prime Publishing web site or of which you are otherwise notified ("Guidelines"), as these Guidelines may be changed in the future. Yeah, I have noticed over the last couple of years it is getting harder to find it around here. Wish-bone brand no less! Here's a linky: http://www.wish-bone.com/Dressings/1388/Russian.as... Really, you can't find it? It’s the perfect base for the apricot glaze we used on this baked chicken. Russian dressing on french fries? Still and yet, Russian dressing is not usually available in our local stores. Sherri (author) from Southeastern Pennsylvania on May 28, 2009: If you ever find yourself in Montgomeryville on 309 at Upper State Road, try Pumpernick's Deli. Please let us know how you like the Russian dressing from this recipe. It's a good thing we took that three mile walk this afternoon. I'll probably try it myself. I know it had ketchup, mayonnaise, pickles, vinegar, milk, and sugar in it. Try looking at Ken's Foods for Russian Dressing. Had to go and explore if the flavor was stocked at my usual market haunts where I usually buy Ken's off the shelf. Granted, you won't be allowed a large portion with this recipe. There is no end of what can be done to french fries. View our Privacy Policy, Home > Salad Dressing > Red Russian Dressing, You must be logged in to add a private note. Be warned, however, it will take at least 15-20 minutes for them to make your sandwich, often longer. Apparently, the dressing had gone missing, or worse. I'm thinking, Russian dressing is a myth...there is no exact recipe for it, although it does involve mayo and ketchup. Thanks for such a great hub! What image formats and sizes are supported? Very delicious. Family cookbooks are an important way to preserve our mealtime traditions for future generations with individual printed recipes or your own professionally printed cookbook. You must be logged in to add a recipe. let me know I'm online but you can email me too either way....Marisue =). Thanks to you and your mom for another great hub. Thanks for reminding us that homemade is better-made! Debbie, since you left your comment I took a look at the ingredients lists for both ketchup and Miracle Whip, and was glad to see that the first couple of items in the lists didn't include sugar of any kind. Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. Unfortunately, there is no Meijers near us. Our fat free ranch dressing is the top seller in America whereas the red russian dressing is a popular specialty salad dressing. Please share images that will help other visitors. I have not made this yet so I cannot rate it. 11) Prime Publishing Intellectual Property. Could be I just remember wrong--I haven't seen Russian dressing listed on the menu for years, but it is one of our favorites. Well, each had a great taste...I'm not a big fan of boiled eggs but it worked in the dressing. I love so many foods now that I couldn't stand as a child. Not creamy, and not pinkish. Suzanne Sheffield from Mid-Atlantic on August 09, 2012: When I make a Reuben sandwich which traditionally features Russian dressing, I mix chili sauce with mayonnaise...otherwise, if I'm lucky I will have found a rare bottle of Wishbone. PRIME PUBLISHING PROVIDES THE SERVICE "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. It is definitely on my list of new dishes to try! It's almost understandable why most home cooks don't know what the difference between Russian and Thousand Islands dressing is, but, it's head-scratchingly odd that many restaurant chefs don't. Roberta Kyle from Central New Jersey on April 15, 2008: OK--home made it is then--bye bye weightwatchers:-). marisuewrites from USA on April 08, 2009: I just have to tell you, this continues to be a new favorite dressing for my family. I was in Cape Coral, Florida recently and found Wishbone Russian Dressing at "Publics). We also like to give our homemade Russian Dressing a little extra ‘oomph’ with the addition of some hot Hungarian paprika – but regular paprika can also be used if you prefer. I actually called them and asked because my husband and I love it and have not been able to buy any in over a year. Thanks for your awesome and thoughtful comment! How resourceful are we that we can make it or procure it. I get down there now and again, so I'll try it out. No problem, I thought. I don't remember ever tasting any type of a Miracle Whip taste in Kraft's Russian Dressing...and I had been eating it for over 20 years. I've been buying Russian Dressing at my grocery store for some time. Add review or comment: Name: … They also used as condiment for their french fries. Russian Dressing. I made a smaller recipe, and Tad finished it off. Russian Dressing is an enigma: so many recipes and thoughts and memories, and no firm declaration about what this dressing is supposed to be. Blogging this on over to my Comfort Food Louisiana blog as Russian dressing has been a favorite in this culture for ages - now I know just how long from you: a century! Although the origin of the dressing isn't known, it is fairly certain that the earliest versions contained mayonaise and caviar. I have yet to share it with Mom. Terms of Service Sherri (author) from Southeastern Pennsylvania on October 27, 2009: marti, there is comfort food and then there is comfort food. Sherri (author) from Southeastern Pennsylvania on August 10, 2012: Lilleyth, that sounds delicious! Do Not Sell My Personal Information In a small bowl add all the Russian Dressing ingredients and whisk well. Thank you so much for adding your angst to mine. Turned out that mine is very similar to theirs, although my daughter says mine is better (a lot to be said for "pride and prejudice"). Sherri (author) from Southeastern Pennsylvania on November 02, 2011: B 3, I am sad to say that I have not shared this recipe with my mother, after all this time! Much to my dismay, most of them had high fructose corn syrup in them. Well, the dressing tasted exactly like Miracle Whip with ketchup and sweet pickles. No luck. Privacy Policy It was bright red, sugary sweet and tangy. As used in this Agreement, "we" or "Prime Publishing" means Prime Publishing, LLC. Whats people lookup in this blog: Wishbone Red Russian Dressing Recipe 6) Specifications and Guidelines. I decided I'd try the web and make my own. Blogger Mom from Northeast, US on March 12, 2008: Mmmm, so good on a wedge of iceburg lettuce! I've seen other Russian dressing recipes using horseradish. But, Russian Dressing … I also thought that I should mention our palate changes as we get older, so the same recipe may not taste the same as you remember it from your childhood. This Agreement will be governed by the laws of the United States of America and the state of Washington, without reference to rules governing choice of laws. is that correct or is that not really Russian dressing? The names Russian Dressing and Thousand Island Dressing tend to be used interchangeably nowadays. Sherri (author) from Southeastern Pennsylvania on April 08, 2009: Marisue, that's so funny about "pepper it to an extreme". The ingredients in this dressing are things that you’ve probably already got in your fridge and pantry, making this a real no-brainer. It is made by Wishbone. That's different now. How cool! prasetio30 from malang-indonesia on June 26, 2009: It sound delicious food. There's a quite spirited forum thread here you might find interesting: http://message.snopes.com/showthread.php?t=23536. There's a lot to be said about this incredible food sensation. (See her comment above.). I also live in SE Pa (Philly to be exact)-- if you're a fan of Russian dressing and deli sandwiches, check out Koch's Deli on Locust and 43rd some time (across from the CVS)-- best sandwiches ever, especially the Reubens (and they put their excellent Russian dressing on most of the sandwiches). Once past the history, I found an exciting clue on a webpage called See the WORLD'S OLDEST Salad Dressing. Enjoy your Hubs. Ken's makes a decent traditional Russian dressing and Wish Bone makes a crappy, syrupy kind. Looking for the ONLY thing to have on my corned beef /swiss cheese/red cabbage on pumpernickel ( the 'red reuben). That dressing sounds very much like what we call "Thousand Island." The pepper is a major key to this taste sensation. Geeze. I am so glad Skip and Tad loved it. Love the tips for easy decorating cookies, you o not have to cook the pasta,just add a little water or sauce I never cooked my pasta so it is really e z. Second, when I read the intro to your blog, I realized that the Russian dressing interest among the folks in Louisiana might have a lot to do with its Jewish population. No, all images must be uploaded to Prime Publishing. I hadn't had any for years and I live in a little bigger town of 50,000. And thanks so much for sharing your chicken dish. Available Sizes: 15 oz. My recent adventure into the facts, fictions, and personal warm memories of Russian dressing began a few months ago in the grocery store while I was buying "fruit on the bottom" yogurt. You agree that you will not submit Materials that are unlawful, pornographic, libelous, defamatory, tortious, obscene, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable, or that otherwise violate general Prime Publishing community standards. Sherri (author) from Southeastern Pennsylvania on July 17, 2010: new2u, no I have not. So how come you are not writing on HubPages? I have to say tho...i think I liked it without best. Some agree that they are mostly the same, but with different names. Simple, refreshingly "fresh!" I'll go down the road to the other store. ", "Aw, come on," I said. 1 1/2 Cups Of Sugar. So, since I'm not telling, you better not either! And we're all grateful for it! I want to see someone try to make a lettuce bowl out of chickory. 1 Tbsp salt. :). We're up and running.... https://hubpages.com/food/Hate-Broccoli-Youll-Love... marisue, thanks for your thoughts on with egg or without egg. In an instant, some unknown collection of brain cells flashed me back to my school days, and I stood motionless in the grocery aisle, a container of yogurt in each hand. I make homemade versions of both- just cannot tolerate manufactured dressings any longer. Ronaldo says. Our failure to enforce your strict performance of any provision of this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of our right to enforce such provision or any other provision of this Agreement subsequently. Our favorite salad dressing is Bleu Cheese, hands down! 8) Restrictions. See more Got it at Ralphs in San Diego (Kroger elsewhere) Enjoy! It has become the less-desired variety of salad greens, while the more exotic leaf lettuces dominate the market. Although we have the right to include your Materials in the Service or in any Media, we do not have the obligation to do so. On a different note, Thousand Island was named for the region in New York state near the St Lawrence River (see wikipedia). She offers a recipe for homemade Russian dressing: In a blender, blend 1/4 cup granulated sugar, 3 tablespoons water, 1/2 teaspoon paprika, 1 tablespoon celery salt, 1/4 cup grated onion, the juice of 1 lemon, 1 tablespoon vinegar, 1/2 cup ketchup, 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce and 1 … Squirted in some ketchup (Simply Heinz), put in a bit too much sweet pickle relish and added more ketchup until the color came out just right...then a splash of balsamic vinegar (since I'm out of white vinegar). Just not thinking, I guess. Both the image height and the image width must be between 60 and 3500 pixels. Tickledpinktwice 2 kids; Indianapolis, Indiana 43183 posts. Shipped fast. Thanks for share. Kraft Russian Dressing is made with a rich creamy texture and a delicious sweet tomato tang that is sure to please. Ideas for Russian Dressing: As a Russian Salad Dressing. That pressing urge I felt in the grocery store had settled into a dull ache. This dish sounds like one of those old-time, easy comfort foods. Thanks for the recipe. Today was my last try. Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site. Amazon had it of course ! I do hope you enjoy the recipe...maybe your wife will like this version! Store in refrigerator until ready to use. Add Friend Ignore. Sherri (author) from Southeastern Pennsylvania on May 27, 2009: Hey Russianlover, this recipe is what I grew up with. Sherri (author) from Southeastern Pennsylvania on June 23, 2010: Boneman, you are not alone having strong opinions about the relationship (if any) between Thousand Island and Russian dressings. Thanks for the stories and the memories. They love your recipe and request it everytime I make salad. It's a wonderful challenge to find, create the recipe we knew from our childhood. "And make sure you use sweet pickles, not sour ones.". Subscribe See ingredients, nutrition, and other product information here. 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