Mazzio’s Ranch Dressing Recipe: Delight Your Taste Buds

Indulge in the creamy delight of Mazzio’s Ranch Dressing right from the comfort of your home!

This beloved dressing is renowned for its rich,

Advertisement

tangy flavor that perfectly complements salads, veggies, and even as a dipping sauce for your favorite snacks.

Recreate this culinary masterpiece with our easy-to-follow recipe and elevate your dining experience to new heights.

Advertisement

Ingredients

For the dressing:

  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/2 cup buttermilk
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 2 tablespoons fresh parsley, finely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon fresh dill, finely chopped
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried chives
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • Salt and pepper to taste

For garnish (optional):

  • Fresh parsley or dill sprigs

Equipment

  • Mixing bowl
  • Whisk
  • Measuring cups and spoons
  • Airtight container for storage

Instructions

In a mixing bowl, combine mayonnaise, buttermilk, and sour cream.

Add chopped parsley, dill, garlic powder, onion powder, dried chives, dried basil, and dried oregano.

Advertisement

Whisk the ingredients together until smooth and well combined.

Season with salt and pepper to taste. Adjust seasoning as needed.

Advertisement

Transfer the dressing to an airtight container and refrigerate for at least 1 hour to allow the flavors to meld.

Before serving, give the dressing a good stir and garnish with fresh parsley or dill sprigs if desired.

Advertisement

Enjoy your homemade Mazzio’s Ranch Dressing with your favorite salads or as a dipping sauce!

Nutritional Facts

  • Serving size: 2 tablespoons
  • Calories: 120
  • Total Fat: 12g
  • Saturated Fat: 2g
  • Cholesterol: 10mg
  • Sodium: 150mg
  • Total Carbohydrates: 2g
  • Protein: 1g

Health Benefits

Indulging in Mazzio’s Ranch Dressing can offer some nutritional benefits.

Advertisement

While it’s important to enjoy it in moderation due to its calorie and fat content,

the inclusion of ingredients like fresh herbs and buttermilk can provide small amounts of vitamins and probiotics,

Advertisement

contributing to overall gut health and providing essential nutrients.

FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Can I substitute Greek yogurt for sour cream in this recipe?

Advertisement

Yes, Greek yogurt can be used as a substitute for sour cream to reduce the fat content slightly.

How long does this dressing last in the refrigerator?

Advertisement

When stored in an airtight container, Mazzio’s Ranch Dressing can last for up to one week in the refrigerator.

Can I make this dressing ahead of time for a party?

Advertisement

Absolutely!

In fact, allowing the flavors to meld in the refrigerator for a few hours or overnight can enhance the taste.

Advertisement

Is there a low-fat version of this dressing?

You can try using light mayonnaise, low-fat sour cream, and buttermilk to create a lower-fat version, but keep in mind that it may alter the taste slightly.

Advertisement

Can I freeze this dressing?

It’s not recommended to freeze this dressing as it can separate and change in texture when thawed.

Advertisement

It’s best enjoyed fresh from the refrigerator.

Advertisement

Leave a Comment