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The BEST Homemade Ranch Dressing and Dip

This quick and easy homemade ranch recipe is creamy, oil-free, fresh, and the best-tasting ranch dressing and dip out there. It uses only pantry and fridge staples and pennies for the dollar to make!
Prep Time5 mins
Course: Salad
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Homemade Ranch Dressing, Quick and Easy, Ranch Dressing, Ranch,


  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/2 cup sour cream OR plain yogurt
  • 1 Tablespoon dried parsley flakes
  • 2 teaspoons dried onion flakes can use onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon dried dill weed
  • 1 teaspoon granulated garlic can use garlic powder
  • 1 Tablespoon fresh-squeeze lemon juice
  • milk or buttermilk, to desired consistency
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt, or to taste


  • Mix all ingredients together, well. This is best after it sits for an hour or more in the fridge to let the flavors blend.