Ranch dressing
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Ranch dressing

Serves Makes 1 cup | Serves 6 (2 tablespoons – 40ml)
  • ¾ cup buttermilk  
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard  
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh dill  
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh chives 
  • 2 teaspoons apple cider vinegar  
  • Freshly ground black pepper 
  1. Whisk buttermilk, mustard, dill, chives and vinegar in a jug to combine. Season with pepper. 

Tips 

  • Add 1 teaspoon Tabasco sauce for a touch of heat. 
  • For a thicker consistency, replace buttermilk with plain Greek yoghurt. 
  • Use different herbs to vary the flavour. Try basil or parsley. 
  • Delicious served with grilled chicken and a leafy salad. 

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