Homemade Ranch Dressing Recipe

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This Homemade Ranch Dressing Recipe is super creamy and full of flavor! Forget the store-bought ranch, and learn how to make ranch dressing at home instead. You’ll be making this Easy Ranch Dressing Recipe for every salad, every veggie plate, and every party dip.

Homemade Ranch Dressing recipe in a glass jar

Homemade Ranch Dressing Recipe

This easy homemade ranch dressing recipe will be a staple in your kitchen!

We LOVE homemade things around here. While I enjoy the ease and convenience of pre-made ingredients from time to time, nothing tastes as good as when you make it yourself. Which is why I’m sharing this Homemade Ranch Dressing Recipe with you all!

Ranch dressing is an absolute staple in this house, and I imagine it is in most of your homes too. It goes with everything, and it’s the perfect way to add flavor to healthy salads and vegetables. This Easy Ranch Dressing Recipe is super creamy with just the right amount of zest. This is not your average ranch dressing–this version is full of flavor!

Whip up some of this homemade ranch recipe for salads, veggies, dips…anything!

Learn how to make ranch dressing with this easy Homemade Ranch Dressing Recipe!

Easy ranch dressing recipe in glass jar, next to a plate of salad

Homemade ranch dressing being poured onto a colorful salad

Easy Ranch Dressing Recipe

Just because it’s homemade doesn’t mean it has to be difficult! This Homemade Ranch Dressing Recipe just takes a few minutes to whip up.

The great thing about this easy ranch dressing recipe is that you can make a fresh batch whenever you want, even on short notice. Suddenly craving a salad with ranch dressing but don’t have much time for lunch? No problem! In less than 10 minutes you can have your salad AND you homemade ranch dressing ready to eat.

How long will Homemade Ranch Dressing last?

This homemade ranch recipe should be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator. When properly stored, this homemade ranch dressing will last for about 1 week.

What to eat with Homemade Ranch Dressing?

Ohhh, this is the fun part. Once you’ve got your homemade ranch prepared, trust me, you won’t have any trouble finding things to eat it with!

Of course, ranch dressing is perfect for salads (and add these homemade croutons too). It’s an easy way to add flavor to a healthy bed of greens, and it makes the perfect dip for a veggie tray. Ranch dressing goes way beyond that, though.

I love dipping things in ranch dressing. The flavor just seems to go along with everything, especially fried foods and cheesy things. This Homemade Ranch Dressing Recipe is the perfect dip for any and all party appetizers. Try ranch dressing with some of these recipes:

I could go on, but I think you get the idea. This easy ranch dressing recipe just makes everything taste better!

A colorful salad of greens and vegetables, drizzled with homemade ranch dressing

Bright, colorful salad with ranch dressing

Homemade Ranch Dressing Ingredients

To make this easy ranch dressing recipe, you just need a few basic ingredients. Make sure you stock up on these items when you head to the grocery store so that you have everything you need any time you want to make this homemade ranch recipe.

What’s in ranch dressing:

  • Buttermilk
  • Sour Cream
  • Mayonnaise
  • Parsley
  • Chives
  • Fresh Dill
  • Onion Powder
  • Garlic Powder
  • White Wine Vinegar
  • Salt & Pepper

Lots of seasoning and lots of creamy goodness! No wonder homemade ranch dressing is so flavorful!

How to Make Ranch Dressing

Always wondered how to make ranch dressing? Now that you have all of your ranch dressing ingredients together, the rest is easy! All you have to do is follow 2 steps:

  1. Whisk together your base ingredients (sour cream, buttermilk, mayonnaise)
  2. Mix in all the seasonings and spices

Now you’ve got a tasty homemade ranch dressing to use on everything for the week!

Glass jar filled with a homemade ranch dressing recipe

This creamy, flavorful Homemade Ranch Dressing recipe is the best of the best. It’s easy to keep it stocked up in your fridge for when you need it, and you’ll definitely be using it over and over again. So now that you know how to make ranch dressing, start adding it to all your favorite dishes for a little extra flavor, and never suffer through a bland salad again!

If you like this homemade ranch recipe, try these other dips & dressings:

Watch the video or see the recipe card below for details on how to make this Homemade Ranch Dressing Recipe. Enjoy!

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