Texas Restaurant Copycat Ranch Salad Dressing Recipe Is the Best Ranch Dressing by Donna John

Sauces/Condiments Salads
10 months ago

Texas Restaurant Copycat Ranch Salad Dressing Recipe Is the Best Ranch Dressing

Although many people get excited to go to Texas Roadhouse because of their famous steaks, I get excited over their ranch salad dressing and croutons. No joke. Their creamy ranch dressing is one of my favorites. It dresses up the simple salad greens they serve it on – and did I mention their amazing croutons?

With this copycat Texas Roadhouse ranch recipe, I can have the best ranch salad dressing any time I get the craving at home. It's so easy to make! All you need for this copycat ranch salad dressing is mayonnaise, sour cream, buttermilk, dried chives, dried dill, garlic powder and ground cayenne if you want a little kick. Whisk together the ingredients and let the flavors combine in the fridge for about one hour.

Drizzle this homemade ranch dressing on salads, pasta salads, grain salads or use it as a dip or sandwich spread. If you like this copycat recipe, here are a few others to try:

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Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 5 minutes plus 1 hour to refrigerate
Cook Time: 0 minutes

Total Time: 5 minutes plus 1 hour to refrigerate 
Servings: Makes about 2 cups


  • 3/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 3/4 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 cup buttermilk
  • 1 teaspoon dried chives
  • 1 teaspoon dried dill
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper (or to taste)

Here's how to make it: 

  1. Stir together all the ingredients. Season with salt and black pepper.
  2. Cover and refrigerate for at least 1 hour before serving. 

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Mayonnaise $3 & Up
Dried Chives
Dried Chives $4 & Up
Dried Dill
Dried Dill $3 & Up

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Elisa Schmitz
Mmm, Donna John , this sounds so good. We love ranch dressing on salads, sandwiches and for dipping raw veggies. So easy and delish!
Ranch dressing is a fan favorite around here.
So great to make your own dressings at home!

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