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Creamy Garlic Salad Dressing

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Ingredients

1/4 cup red wine vinegar
1/4 cup water
2 tablespoons onion, finely chopped
3 to 4 minced garlic cloves
1/4 to 1/3 cup sugar (to taste)
1/2 cup mayonnaise
1-1/2 cups sour cream

Instructions

In a small saucepan, combine vinegar, water, onion and garlic. Simmer until onion is tender, about 5 minutes. Add sugar and simmer until dissolved. Cool mixture to room temperature. Stir in mayonnaise and sour cream. Add salt and pepper to taste. Makes approximately 1-1/2 cups. Serve over green salad.

Theresa Poma
Rock Island



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1889 -- 125 years ago: Members of Everts Commandery No. 18, Knights Templar, under Commander H.C. Cleaveland, marched from the Masonic Temple to Trinity Episcopal Church for their annual Easter services.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Nate Hultgren pitched the Augustana College baseball team to a 10-3 victory over Carthage, striking out 11 men and allowing only four hits.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Marvel Leonhardi, a Rock Island High School senior, was the winner of an essay contest on advertising sponsored by The Argus and Advertising Age, a national advertising publication.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Augustana College band drew a crowd of 1,200 people for its annual home concert in Centennial Hall. The size of the crowd was indicative of the fact the band is rapidly approaching the stature of the Augustana Choir.
1989 -- 25 years ago: A benefit to raise money for extracurricular activities in the Rock Island Milan School District will be April 27 at the Quad City Downs harness race track. People buying $17.50 tickets to the second annual "Night at the Quad City Downs" will be entitled to an evening of harness racing and dinner.






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