After Italian salad dressing, the ranch dressing is considered as the most popular salad dressing. It is mainly eaten in American cuisine. Ranch dressing can also be used as a dip with chips or other snacks.
How to make ranch dressing?
Ranch dressing is made by buttermilk or you may use sour cream also. Other ingredients are minced green onion, mayonnaise, garlic powder and herbs and spice seasonings. Ranch dressing is in the form of thick sauce and can be poured over salad. Snacks like chicken wings, French fries, fried mushrooms and hush puppies tastes good with ranch dressing sauce. It can also be eaten as a dipping sauce with vegetables like carrots, broccoli, zucchini and onion rings. Pizzas, sandwiches and hamburgers are also topped with ranch dressing. Fat content in ranch dressing is also very high as it contains cream and mayonnaise. It increases calories, so it should be consumed in less quantity.
Ranch dressing recipes
Pasta salad ranch dressing, potato salad ranch dressing, jalapeno ranch dressing and salsa ranch salad dressing are some exotic salad recipes using ranch dressing. However, chefs ahs introduced low-cal ranch dressings for calorie conscious people.