There are a few pantry essentials that tend to add a little bit of magic to any meal. In our house, a packet of dry Ranch Dressing Mix can be tossed into just about everything, and my kids will come running with joy. Meatloaf for dinner? Meh. Ranch Meatloaf for dinner? Yeehaw! Talking them into trying new recipes is always easy when I use that favorite Ranch Dressing flavor. The only problem? Trying to think outside the box…er….the packet, and coming up with recipes that utilize that classic Ranch Dressing mix in the tastiest way. With these 20 recipes, it’s easy to turn that pantry packet of Ranch Dressing Mix into a flavorful addition to incredible dinners, side dishes, and appetizers.
If you’re looking for a way to oomph up mealtime the easy way, you’re sure to find a totally delicious recipe in this list of classics, all of which use dry Ranch Dressing Mix to lend flavor, make prep easier than ever, and turn these recipes from normal to wowza!
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