Ranch has to be one of the most popular dressings and dips. It’s smooth, creamy, and packed with herbs, specifically dill and chives which give it a delicious flavor. Dairy-free ranch isn’t any different. It’s still just as delicious and is perfect for dipping celery, carrots, cauliflower wings, tofu, and more! Don’t believe us? Check out the dairy-free ranch recipes below!
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1. Air-Fried Pickles with Dairy-Free Ranch
These Air-Fried Pickles by Natalie Martin and Lexie Staten are dipped in a whole wheat flour/ground flaxseed breading and air-fried to golden perfection. Then for optimal enjoyment, we recommend dipping them in our bomb Dairy-Free Ranch dip.
2. Veggie Grain Bowls With Crispy Parm Roasted Chickpeas and Spicy Ranch
3. Chipotle Cauliflower Buffalo Bites and Raw Cashew Ranch Dip
Cheesy burger spreads, pizza crust, oven-roasted steaks, and now buffalo wings, it’s safe to say that with cauliflower, you can do it all. Cauliflower is a favorite ingredient to use because it is so versatile and has a power punch of nutrition. These Cauliflower Buffalo Bites With Ranch Dip by Jasmine Briones are a spicy and delicious snack perfect for any occasion.
4. Buffalo Tofu Pizza With Vegan Ranch
This ultra crispy baked tofu is tossed in a spicy vegan buffalo sauce. Thrown on a pizza crust with a creamy cashew-based ranch dressing. Finish it off with a sprinkle of fresh chives and more dressing of course. Trust me…this Buffalo Tofu Pizza With Vegan Ranch by Taavi Moore is a recipe that you will be thinking about for days.
5. Buffalo Tofu Bites With Ranch
Source: Buffalo Tofu Bites With Ranch
Ready for happy hour in your home?! These Buffalo Tofu Bites With Dairy-Free Ranch by The Surznick Common Room are packed with flavor — not too hot, not too spicy. They’re fried, but not deep-fried like their counterparts are and perfect when paired with the cooling dairy-free ranch sauce. These Buffalo bites are a great snack for weekends, movie-watching, or just hanging with friends and family.
6. Barbecue Chickpea Ranch Salad
Source: Barbecue Chickpea Ranch Salad
Meet the perfect salad for your outdoor shindigs — this Barbecue Chickpea Ranch Salad by Meredith Youngson. There is something seriously magical about the moment the sticky barbecue chickpeas meets the creamy ranch and becomes one big, smoky, sweet, and tangy dressing. It’s crunchy, creamy, and incredibly satisfying.
7. Buffalo Cauliflower Wings With Cashew Ranch
8. Buffalo Chickpea Tacos With Celery Ranch Sauce
Fiery Buffalo Chickpea Tacos are paired with a cooling, creamy dairy-free Celery Ranch Sauce in a taco shell in this easy weeknight dinner recipe from Vegan Richa’s Everyday Kitchen. Toss the chickpeas in Buffalo sauce, add some roasted vegetables and greens, top the tacos generously with ranch dressing, and supper is ready. This also makes a great appetizer for game day.
9. Buffalo Ranch ‘Chicken’ Poutine
Source: Buffalo Ranch ‘Chicken’ Poutine
Try this non-traditional twist on an iconic Canadian dish. Fresh french fries topped with roasted jackfruit smothered in a Buffalo ranch sauce and a creamy cheese sauce. The flaky, meaty texture of the jackfruit closely resembles pulled chicken, making it the perfect veggie substitute for this Buffalo Ranch ‘Chicken’ Poutine by Plant Tribe! 100% plant-based and 100 percent delicious.
10. Copycat Ranch: Creamy Cucumber Herb Dressing
This cashew-based Copycat Dairy-Free Ranch dressing by Lindsay Clarke is creamy but so refreshing! This is a very cooling dip or topping that could be brilliantly paired with spicy foods. What you do with this dressing is entirely up to you. Try it on salads, in wraps, and over cooked veggies (and pizza, of course).
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Reducing your meat intake and eating more plant-based foods is known to help with chronic inflammation, heart health, mental wellbeing, fitness goals, nutritional needs, allergies, gut health, and more! Dairy consumption also has been linked to many health problems, including acne, hormonal imbalance, cancer, prostate cancer and has many side effects.
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