Updated:
Original:

Recipe for Creamy Tomatillo Ranch Dressing

Recipe for Creamy Tomatillo Ranch Dressing.
Image placeholder title

First off, I just want to say that this Creamy Tomatillo Ranch Dressing will change the way you think about salad or raw veggies. Salad for dinner? Nah. Salad for dinner with this Tomatillo dressing? Yes, please. There are a lot of different versions of this dressing floating around on the internet but this is my favorite! Hope you enjoy it as much as I do!

Creamy Tomatillo Ranch Dressing

Makes about 3 cups

  • 1 package Hidden Valley Ranch dry dressing mix
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 3 medium tomatillos (they look like little green tomatoes)
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 bunch of cilantro
  • 1 tsp lime juice
  • 1 small jalapeno, seeded

Recommended for You

1.Remove the paper husks on the tomatillos and rinse well. They have a little sticky filminess on them, so make sure to rinse that off.

2.Rinse the cilantro and then dry with paper towels (so you don’t add any extra moisture to the dressing).

3.Add ranch dressing, buttermilk, mayo, tomatillos, garlic, cilantro, lime juice and jalapeno to a blender. Cover the blender and blend until creamy.

4.Serve with salad or use as a dip for raw veggies.

* This dressing is inspired by a local restaurant favorite! Ever wondered how to make Cafe Rio dressing? This is it! Creamy Tomatillo Ranch Dressing inspired by Cafe Rio!

Related

Whole 30 Vegan Ranch Dressing Recipe-4

Whole 30 Ranch Dressing

This Whole 30 Ranch Dressing is so creamy and flavorful and completely guilt free.

Image placeholder title

Recipe for Creamy Avocado Mac with Pico de Gallo

A creamy and comforting meatless recipe for Avocado Macaroni with Pico de Gallo (that’s pretty healthy, actually)!

Image placeholder title

Use this inexpensive trick for no more big globs of salad dressing!

We all went over to my sister-in-law’s house for Mother’s Day dinner.

Image placeholder title

Recipe for Slow Cooker Garlic Lime Chicken

I’ve done a ton of slow cooker chicken recipes–a ton!

Image placeholder title

Creamy Mashed Potatoes

I think creamy mashed potatoes are as much a staple of Thanksgiving as the turkey.

Image placeholder title

Recipe for Slow Cooker Cashew Chicken

This is another one of my favorite chicken slow cooker recipes.

Steamed Broccoli Recipe with Orange-Ginger Dressing and Walnuts

This steamed broccoli recipe with orange-ginger dressing and walnuts is fresh and healthy!