Sweet & Tangy Asian Dressing

Sweet & Tangy Asian Dressing


Weight Watcher friendly Sweet & Tangy Asian Dressing. Perfect as a salad dressing or marinade. Only 1 SmartPoint!


I really do love making my own sauces and salad dressing.  I usually have the items on hand so I’m able to whip something up pretty quickly.  Also, I like the fact that I’m able to control all the ingredients that go into a dressing.  Sauces and dressings are super versatile because you can add them to a salad, use as a dip, or even use as a marinade for steak, chicken, or pork!  My Sweet &  Tangy Asian Dressing is addictive and a Weight Watcher friendly recipe with 1 SmartPoints per serving.


This dressing is sweet with a hint of spice, which is a great combination for any Asian inspired dish!  You can make this dressing with low sodium soy sauce.  I personally like using Tamari, which is basically gluten free soy sauce.


All the other ingredients are great to have on hand.  Most of the ingredients are used in stir fry’s, so once you buy all the ingredients, you’ll be able to make this dressing easily and you’ll be able to use those ingredients for other recipes!  This dressing is easy to make, no special equipment necessary.  Just a bowl!


Asian Salad Dressing


Sweet & Tangy Asian Dressing is the perfect salad topper or even makes for a great steak or chicken marinade!  Great for a quick and fresh homemade dressing.


I hope you enjoy these bites of flavor!


Serves 6

Sweet & Tangy Asian Dressing

1 SMARTPOINTS per serving

5 minPrep Time

5 minTotal Time

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  • 3 Tablespoons Soy Sauce (I use Tamari Sauce)
  • 1 Tablespoon Fish Sauce
  • 5 Tablespoons Lime Juice (You can use bottled lime juice if you don’t have limes on hand)
  • 1 Tablespoon Honey
  • 2 Tablespoon Mirin Sauce
  • 4 Tablespoons Rice Vinegar
  • 1 Garlic Clove (You can use jarred chopped garlic if you don’t have fresh garlic on hand)
  • ½ Jalapeno (seeds removed to make less spicy)
  • 1 Teaspoon Cilantro
  • ½ Tablespoon Basil


  1. Finely dice garlic, jalapeno, cilantro, and basil.
  2. Combine all ingredients until well mixed.
  3. Store in the fridge for at least 30 minutes before using.


This dressing will stay fresh in the refrigerator for up to 7 days.


Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 1 1/2 Tablespoon
Servings Per Container 6

Amount Per Serving
Calories 22 Calories from Fat 0
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0g 0%
Saturated Fat 0g 0%
Trans Fat g
Cholesterol mg 0%
Sodium mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 6.1g 2%
Dietary Fiber 0.1g 0%
Sugars 4.8g
Protein 4.8g 10%

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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