15 Ways to Use Ranch Dressing

15 Ways to Use Ranch Dressing
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15 Ways to Use Ranch Dressing

Meanwhile, Back at the Ranch...

These recipes using ranch dressing are flavorful and easy to make!

Fried Green Cherry Tomatoes with Avocado Ranch Dipping Sauce

These fried green cherry tomatoes are crispy and delicious, and the cool flavor of the creamy dip against the piping hot tomatoes is incredible!

Get the recipe from KD curator Carrie's Experimental Kitchen: Fried Green Cherry Tomatoes

Cayenne Pretzels

These easy-to-coat well-seasoned pretzels are a huge hit at any party! Use a ranch seasoning packet for extra zest.

Get the recipe: Cayenne Pretzels

BBQ Chicken Sandwich

Toss leftover cooked chicken with barbecue sauce and crunchy carrots in this recipe. Ranch dressing add creaminess to a quick and healthy lunch.

Get the recipe: BBQ Chicken Sandwich

Fried Pickles with Ranch Dressing

We seasoned these fried pickles and served them with a creamy prepared buttermilk ranch dressing. They were a huge hit!

Get the recipe: Fried Pickles with Ranch Dressing

Bacon and Cheddar Pastry Crisps

Your guests are sure to enjoy these bite-sized appetizers with big-sized flavors like bacon, Cheddar cheese, and a creamy ranch dressing.

Get the recipe: Bacon and Cheddar Pastry Crisps

Chickpea Salad

Feta cheese and chickpeas lend a Mediterranean flair to this satisfying side salad. Ranch dressing makes it creamy and delicious!

Get the recipe: Chickpea Salad

Beer Cheese Dip

A sensational dip for the adults at the party, this dip utilizes ranch dressing with beer and cheese. Serve this beer cheese dip with pretzels or chips.

Get the recipe: Beer Cheese Dip

The Wedge

Forget iceberg; the traditional Wedge salad is better with Romaine lettuce and a healthier ranch-style dressing. Learn how to make it in this recipe!

Get the recipe: The Wedge

Fried Jalapeno Poppers

The crispy crunchy crust is the perfect little snuggie for the slightly spicy pepper & super cheesy filling! As a bonus, you can customize these and stuff them with anything you can imagine!

Get the recipe from KD curator Oh, Bite It: Fried Jalapeno Poppers

Crunchy Snack Mix

This is so crazy tasty, we think your entire family will be hooked. Try your own combination of crackers, pretzels and crunchy snacks with ranch dressing as the seasoning.

Get the recipe from KD curator Jelly Toast: Moon Mix

Coconut Chicken Tenders

We love fried food. Can’t help it. Do we eat fried food everyday? No way. But when we do, we enjoy it. Make these coconut chicken tenders and serve with a side of ranch; the two taste amazingly good together.

Get the recipe from KD curator Hip Foodie Mom: Coconut Chicken Tenders

Dill Oyster Crackers

Seriously, a mix of ranch dressing, oil, salt and pepper, cayenne and dill makes this irresistible. Try it out for an extra-tasty snack!

Get the recipe from KD curator Kitchen Belleicious: Dill Oyster Crackers

Turkey Ranch Club Wrap

These wraps, at only 307 calories, are incredibly satisfying. If you have a BLT or club lover in your family, you must make these.

Get the recipe from KD curator Skinny Mom's Kitchen: Turkey Ranch Club Wrap

Grilled Buffalo Shrimp Sandwiches

Toasted whole grain french baguette, spicy avocado ranch, blue cheese, buffalo shrimp and extra buffalo sauce? We're obsessed.

Get the recipe from KD curator Half Baked Harvest: Grilled Buffalo Shrimp Sandwiches

Philadelphia Spinach Dip

A party classic as dependable as your little black dress. So easy to put together, it'll never make you late. Use ranch dressing to make this dip and serve it with vegetables or crackers.

Get the recipe: Philadelphia Spinach Dip


If you're looking for an easy way to please everyone's taste buds and use up something already in your kitchen at the same time, turn to ranch dressing.

You're sure to find a totally delicious idea to try in this list of recipes, all of which use dry ranch dressing mix or creamy ranch salad dressing to lend flavor, make prep easy and turn these recipes from bland to brilliant!

Check out the slideshow above for 15 amazing ranch dressing recipes!

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