Low-Fat Creamy Ranch Salad Dressing

READY IN: 5mins
Recipe by Audrey M

A low fat dressing without the taste.

Top Review by Reeces Pieces

I'll admit, I only used the concept in this recipe and altered it to my needs, but it turned out delicious! I'm a picky eater, and mayonnaise products gross me out. As a child I loved ranch dressing, but once I found out it was made with mayo, I just couldn't get past it to enjoy it again. I used a single serve container of yogurt, about 12 oz of cottage cheese, and a package of Hidden Valley ranch dressing mix. I thinned it out to the consistency I wanted with milk. It tastes like a cross between ranch veggie dip made with sour cream and regular ranch dressing, but it really hits the spot. Since I used all low-fat and fat-free products, you could seriously eat half a cup of it and still not feel any guilt. And it doesn't have a low-fat taste at all. It tastes very indulgent. I tried it with loaded cheese fries and I liked that even better than on a salad. Thanks for a great recipe Audrey!

Directions

  1. In a food processor or blender, process cottage cheese and yogurt until smooth.
  2. Pour into bowl and stir in onions and seasonings.
  3. Cover and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes so flavors blend.
  4. Store for up to one week.
  5. Stir before serving.

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