Homemade Ranch Dressing Recipe

  • Author: Katie Kimball
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Total Time: 5 mins
  • Category: condiment


  • 1 c. sour cream or plain homemade yogurt (half and half makes it pourable, typically)
  • 1 Tbs. red wine vinegar
  • 2 cloves crushed fresh garlic (less for young children)
  • 1/2 tsp. onion powder
  • 1/41/2 tsp. each: dried parsley, dill weed, chives
  • a few shakes cayenne pepper
  • black pepper to taste, preferably freshly ground
  • salt (Use the code kitchenstewardship for 15% off of your first purchase) to taste (not always needed with the fresh garlic)


  1. Mix and serve. Store in the refrigerator.
  2. Lasts as long as the sour cream would have lasted.