Saturday, August 29

MAKE IT: Ranch Dressing

Ranch dressing is one of the easiest things to make at home, combining a few ingredients with some herbs brings this dressing to life. Once you have the basic recipe down it is easy to modify for a more bold or mild flavor.

Full time 2 hours (hands on time five minutes)
Makes 2 cups

The needs-

1 cup mayonnaise
1/2 cup sour cream
1/2 cup buttermilk (or whole milk)
1 tsp dried parsley
1 tsp dried dill
1/2 tsp garlic powder
1/2 tsp onion powder
1/2 tsp ground black pepper
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 tsp cayenne pepper* optional

The know-

In a blender combine mayonnaise and sour cream. Blend 30 seconds just to combine.

Add in all herbs and spices. Blend 30 seconds just to combine.

Add in buttermilk and blend until even in texture and appearance.

Place in refrigerator for 1 1/2-2 hours to let flavor fully develop. Cheers!