How to Make Ranch Seasoning Mix at Home

Have you ever wondered how to make Ranch Seasoning Mix at home? It’s a quick recipe that is perfect to have on-hand in case you’re out of the premade packets. Plus, you eliminate MSG and preservatives!

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Have you ever wondered how to make Ranch Seasoning Mix at home? It's a quick recipe that is perfect to have on-hand in case you're out of the premade packets. Plus, you eliminate MSG and preservatives!

For years, I did things the easy way. I bought the premade packets for seasoning mixes, sauces, gravy, etc. But once I learned how easy it was to mix up my own, I switched to keeping the basic supplies on hand to mix up my own creations. In our house, ranch is one of the most requested flavors for dressings, chicken, vegetables, etc.

My husband and I began our life together as a couple with nothing more than salt and pepper. He will often tease about the abundance of spices and seasonings that we have today in comparison. Seriously, it’s an entire shelf in our cabinet and many are double-stacked. I also like to use small Mason jars to store my personal favorite mixes. This recipe is one of them!

Ingredients to Make Ranch Seasoning Mix:

  • Dry buttermilk powder
  • Dried parsley
  • Onion powder
  • Minced onion
  • Garlic powder
  • Dried chives
  • Dried dill weed
  • Salt
  • Black pepper
Prep bowls containing the seasonings and ingredients to make ranch seasoning at home

How to Make Ranch Seasoning Mix:

Add ingredients to a bowl and stir until well blended.

Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 months, as is. If mixed to make a dressing, use within 3 days.

Pre-measured seasonings in bowl

How to Use the Homemade Ranch Seasoning Mix:

Ever come across a recipe that calls for a packet of ranch mix? Two tablespoons of this homemade mix will replace those packets! It’s great to add in with a roast and vegetables, burgers, beans, cheese balls, and more. You can also use two tablespoons in place of the seasonings for this homemade ranch dressing. It’s DELICIOUS on my Keto-friendly Cobb Salad!

Have you ever wondered how to make Ranch Seasoning Mix at home? It's a quick recipe that is perfect to have on-hand in case you're out of the premade packets. Plus, you eliminate MSG and preservatives!
Ranch Seasoning Mix
Yield: 1 cup

Ranch Seasoning Mix

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes

Have you ever wondered how to make Ranch Seasoning Mix at home? It's a quick recipe that is perfect to have on-hand in case you're out of the premade packets. Plus, you eliminate MSG and preservatives!

Ingredients

  • ½ cup dry buttermilk powder
  • 2 tablespoons dried parsley
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 2 teaspoons minced onion
  • 1 ½ teaspoons garlic powder
  • 1 ½ teaspoons dried chives
  • 1 ¼ teaspoons dried dill weed
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon black pepper

Instructions

    Add ingredients to a bowl and stir until well blended.


    Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 months. If mixed as a dressing, store up to 3 days.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

16

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 18Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 3mgSodium: 87mgCarbohydrates: 3gFiber: 0gSugar: 2gProtein: 1g

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