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Homemade Ranch Dressing

Our Hidden Valley® Ranch was first bottled in 1954, when the HVR founder Steve Henson bought a Ranch (go figure) outside of Santa Barbara, California. There, he perfected his signature tangy dressing recipe which became an instant hit. Here’s how we put the seasoning back into a drizzle — and dunk-worthy version of his OG showstopper.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Cook Time 0 min
  • Servings 16
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Ingredients (8)

For safe meat preparation, reference the USDA website.

Steps (1)

  1. 1

    Mix all the ingredients together until well combined. Season to taste with lemon juice. Refrigerate for at least 30 minutes before serving. If desired, thin with additional buttermilk or regular milk.

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Home Made Ranch Dressing I really love this homemade ranch dressing the already made is good too but this is super good
Date published: 2023-01-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great It quick easy and very simple to make and don't forget very yummy to taste
Date published: 2022-12-19
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