Creamy Jalapeno Ranch Dressing

We’re kind of salad snobs at our house.  We much prefer homemade croutons and dressing over the store-bought variety.  Store-bought croutons are gross, they are hard as rocks!  But this isn’t about croutons.
No.  It’s about dressing.  Creamy jalapeno ranch dressing, to be exact.  This stuff is excellent, it’s one of those things that you could probably put on anything and make it taste better!  It’s great on salads, with things like tacos or taquitos, or even just as a dip for some tortilla chips.  It only lasts a couple of days at our house, so if you’re wanting to try it you better make it yourself!

Creamy Jalapeno Ranch Dressing

 Creamy Jalapeno Ranch Dressing
Recipe from Confections of a Foodie Bride

Ingredients:
3/4 cup mayo
3/4 cup sour cream
juice of half a lime
2 tbsp green onions
1 handful of cilantro
1-2 jalapenos, seeded and stems removed (use two if you want it extra-spicy)
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 tsp fresh ground pepper
1 clove garlic
1/4-1/2 cup buttermilk (use less if using as a dip, more for a dressing)

Method:
Place all ingredients in a food processor.  Pulse until smooth and well mixed.  Pour into an air-tight container and store in the refrigerator.

Salad with Creamy Jalapeno Ranch Dressing

 

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