ranch dressing


Definition of ranch dressing

: a creamy salad dressing usually containing milk or buttermilk and mayonnaise

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This can be a good base for a ranch dressing (forgive me, Kyle). Fred Thompson, charlotteobserver, "This homemade blue cheese dressing will give you the ultimate wing experience," 27 Feb. 2018 Take a shortcut to flavor by using ranch dressing to make a brand new dip. Country Living, "Bacon Dip," 21 Jan. 2010 Today ranch dressing abuse is committed all over the country in everything from soda to Corn Nuts to Cheetos. Mike Sula, Chicago Reader, "Under chef Erling Wu-Bower, Pacific Standard Time is now," 14 June 2018 First came the ranch dressing fountain, for use at your next gluttonous dinner soiree. Matthew Martinez, star-telegram, "These are the crown jewels of ranch dressing. Here’s how you can win them | Fort Worth Star-Telegram," 10 Mar. 2018 Along with being brothers, one thing that catches the attention of fans is the guys' name, thanks to its resemblance to something completely unrelated to country music: ranch dressing. Taylor Weatherby, Billboard, "High Valley Discusses Being Siblings in the Spotlight and Sing Drake's 'God's Plan': Watch," 4 Apr. 2018 This sandwich packs thick-cut, housemade bacon, collard greens, pimento cheese and ranch dressing between two slices of Texas toast. Andy Staples, SI.com, "Kirby Smart Won't Let the Search for New Leaders Change Georgia's End Goal," 26 Mar. 2018 Meanwhile, there is no milk, no ranch dressing and sadly no beer available during the duration of the contest. Craig Hlavaty, Houston Chronicle, "Feeling the burn at Casian Crawfish," 21 Mar. 2018 Simple salads hit high points with bright flavors — fresh herbs make bibb lettuce with ranch dressing lively ($9), and crisped anchovies distinguish a kale Caesar salad ($9). Carol Deptolla, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Food plus fire is perfect mix at Birch + Butcher," 20 Mar. 2018

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1966, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of ranch dressing

US : a creamy salad dressing

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