Ranch style salad dressing
An easy, home-made alternative for processed Buttermilk Ranch dressings.
- 1/2 cup Mayonnaise (Real, not lowfat)
- 1/2 cup buttermilk
- 1 tbsp Penzey's Buttermilk Ranch Dressing Base ((or alternative below))
Put Buttermilk Ranch Dressing Base seasoning in small bowl with 1 tablespoon water, let sit for 5 minutes.
Add mayonnaise and whisk to blend.
Slowly add buttermilk, whisking until well-blended.
Store in refrigerator, up to 1 week and whisk or shake well before serving
Alternative to Penzey’s Buttermilk Dressing Base:
- ½ teaspoon granulated or powdered garlic
- ½ teaspoon granulated or powdered onion
- 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning or boquet garni
- ¼ teaspoon salt (if Italian seasoning is unsalted)