Buttermilk Garlic Salad Dressing ♥ A Homemade Substitute for Store-Bought Ranch Dressing

Buttermilk Garlic Salad Dressing ♥ A Homemade Substitute for Store-Bought Ranch Dressing

div class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"a href="http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-yox-EcyuNPg/TjbWvzXnsnI/AAAAAAAAFEc/tIDDEpRB0Oo/s1600/Buttermilk%2BGarlic%2BSalad%2BDressing%2Bby%2BA%2BVeggie%2BVenture%2B2008-400.JPG" style="clear: right; float: right; margin-left: 1em; margin-bottom: 1em;"img alt="Buttermilk Garlic Salad Dressing" border="0" height="257" src="http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-yox-EcyuNPg/TjbWvzXnsnI/AAAAAAAAFEc/tIDDEpRB0Oo/s320/Buttermilk%2BGarlic%2BSalad%2BDressing%2Bby%2BA%2BVeggie%2BVenture%2B2008-400.JPG" title="Buttermilk Garlic Salad Dressing by A Veggie Venture" width="320" //a/divdiv class="postsummary"For anyone who likes ranch dressing, this is my homemade substitute. It's an easy salad dressing made from scratch with on-hand pantry ingredients. Low carb and Weight Watchers friendly!/divbr /div class="postupdate"~recipe & photo updated 2011~br /~a href="http://www.delicious.com/KitchenParade/updated"more recently updated recipes/a~/divbr /div class="testimonials"REVIEWS br /i"Oh, yum! This is incredibly good!"/i ~ T. br /i"Really good dressing!"/i ~ BellePlaine br /i"Wonderful recipe. The paprika is awesome! "/i ~ Mama Lynn br /i"Tried it and it tastes great; the house smells good too!"/i ~ Ron br /i"So delicious, I could eat it with a spoon!!"/i ~ Pam /divbr /2008: Since throwing down the challenge to a href="http://kitchen-parade-veggieventure.blogspot.com/2008/04/never-buy-salad-dressing-again.html"Never Buy Salad Dressing Again/a, call me eagle-eyed for easy make-ahead salad dressings to replace bottled dressings from the supermarket.br /br /This Buttermilk Garlic Salad Dressing recipe is turning out to be so versatile. It's great for dressing lettuce and salad greens but also as a dip (as pictured, used instead of ranch dressing) for raw vegetables. I can also see using it for a homemade coleslaw dressing or as the mayonnaise for tuna salad and egg salad. Plus, the dressing works beautifully in at least two classic summer salads -- check the recipes for a href="http://kitchen-parade-veggieventure.blogspot.com/2008/06/classic-seven-layer-salad-recipe.html"classic seven-layer salad/a and a href="http://kitchen-parade-veggieventure.blogspot.com/2008/06/cobb-salad.html"classic Cobb salad/a. br /br /So yes, mission accomplished: a really good homemade salad dressing, one that's easy to make ahead with just a few simple ingredients, and can be used in many ways. A much-appreciated side benefit is that it's also really low in calories even though it's full of flavor and is made entirely from 'whole' ingredients, no chemicals, no faux-foods. br /a href="http://kitchen-parade-veggieventure.blogspot.com/2008/06/buttermilk-garlic-salad-dressing.html#more"Keep Reading ->>>/a

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