Creamy Tomatillo Ranch {cafe rio copycat}
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Creamy ranch dressing seasoned with fresh cilantro, zesty lime and tomatillos! A Cafe Rio favorite you can whip up in minutes at home!
Recipe type: Side Dish/Condiment
  • 1 package Hidden Valley Buttermilk Ranch Dressing Mix (dry)
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1 cup mayo (I used reduced fat)
  • ⅓ cup water
  • 2 medium-sized tomatillos, husked and chopped
  • ½ cup packed cilantro leaves, roughly chopped
  • 1½ teaspoons minced garlic
  • 1 small jalapeño, seeded and finely diced
  • 1½ teaspoons lime juice
  1. Add all ingredients to your blender and pulse 2-3 minutes until smooth and creamy. Add extra water 1 tablespoon at a time if needed to reach desired consistency. Chill at least one hour before use and store in fridge in airtight container. **Makes about 2 cups**
Recipe by Creme De La Crumb at