ranch dressing


Definition of ranch dressing

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

Examples of ranch dressing in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This semester, staff at Gomez's nine schools have learned how to make homemade ranch dressing for the roasted buffalo cauliflower. Priscilla Totiyapungprasert, AZCentral.com, 26 Dec. 2021 The ranch dressing was great as it is made in house. cleveland, 6 July 2021 Because making your own ranch dressing with fresh herbs is a recipe that can’t be beat. Washington Post, 10 Aug. 2021 Then, the only question that remains is your selection of accoutrements: carrots or celery sticks, and blue cheese or ranch dressing? Washington Post, 15 Sep. 2021 School districts in Kansas can’t get whole-wheat flour, ranch dressing or Crispitos rolled tacos right now. Washington Post, 28 Sep. 2021 Still, the misconceptions persist, as shown by feedback from some readers to my recent ranch dressing recipe. Washington Post, 27 Aug. 2021 In March 2021, a video went viral of Saweetie liberally squeezing a bottle of ranch dressing over a plate of spaghetti and tomato sauce. Rebecca Alter, Vulture, 16 Aug. 2021 Crinkle-cut fries topped with chipotle ranch dressing and bacon bits. Sofia Krusmark, The Arizona Republic, 16 July 2021

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First Known Use of ranch dressing

1966, in the meaning defined above

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1 Jan 2022

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“Ranch dressing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ranch%20dressing. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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: a creamy salad dressing


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