Chick Fil A Avocado Lime Ranch Dressing

Chick-Fil-A Avocado Lime Ranch Dressing is creamy, flavorful, and perfect for salads or as a dipping sauce. It takes only a few minutes to make with simple ingredients.

homemade Chick Fil A avocado lime ranch dressing in a bowl and on salads.

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Homemade Avocado Ranch Dressing

Most people don’t get too excited when it comes to their salad dressing. That’s understandable. Lots of salad dressings are little more than a way to add a bit of flavor to otherwise bland vegetables.

However, anyone who has tried the Avocado Lime Ranch Dressing at Chick Fil A before knows that this avocado ranch dressing deserves a little extra enthusiasm.

Like nothing else out there, Chick-Fil-A Avocado Lime Ranch Dressing is smooth and creamy with just enough spice and lime juice to give it a nice little kick. Go ahead and try it on everything from a side salad to a grilled chicken sandwich.

And do you want to know the best part? It is effortless to make. So, there is no reason why you shouldn’t whip up a batch to serve with dinner tonight.

Chick Fil A Avocado Lime Ranch Dressing Ingredients

Here’s a list of the simple ingredients you need for this recipe:

  • Avocado
  • Hidden Valley Ranch Seasoning and Salad Dressing Mix
  • Mayonnaise
  • Lime Juice – use the juice from fresh squeezed limes for maximum flavor.
  • Taco Seasoning Mix
Chick Fil A avocado lime ranch dressing ingredients on a tray.

How to Choose the Best Avocados for this Recipe

Avocados in this recipe are essential for their subtle buttery, nutty flavor, consistency, and color. If you aren’t used to buying avocados, choose ones that are slightly soft but not overly ripe. Try to buy only as many avocados as you need because they spoil quickly.

Since you blend the avocado in this recipe, this dressing is a great way to use up slightly oxidized or bruised avocados. Just be sure to cut away any bad parts of the fruit before adding it to the blender.

How to Make Chick Fil A Avocado Lime Ranch Dressing

Making this dressing could not be any easier!

  1. Place all the ingredients in a blender.
Chick Fil A avocado lime ranch dressing ingredients in a blender.
  1. Blend until combined and smooth. Enjoy!
homemade Chick Fil A avocado lime ranch dressing in a bowl and on two salads.

Three More Ways to Use Avocado Ranch Dressing

This stuff is so good, and you’ll probably wind up wanting to use it on just about anything. The good news is, you can!

These three recipes use Chick Fil A Avocado Lime Ranch Dressing as a main ingredient:

Avocado and Lime Chicken Salad

Regular chicken salad can be so dull. You can liven it up by substituting Avocado Ranch Lime Dressing for the mayonnaise and seasonings in your favorite chicken salad recipe.

Do you need a quick lunch idea? Mix this dressing with canned chicken for a delicious sandwich spread.

South of the Border Eggs

Toast two corn tortillas and spread them with warmed refried beans. Cook two eggs in your favorite style and put them on top of the tortillas. Spoon the Avocado Lime Dressing on top of the eggs and add some spicy salsa. Serve with home fries.

The PAT Pasta Salad

Boil a pound of short pasta such as farfalle or penne. As the pasta boils, cook a pound of pancetta in a pan until it becomes crispy. Blot the pancetta with a paper towel.

After cooking the pasta, rinse with cold water and dump it in a large mixing bowl. Add the cooked pancetta, 2 cups of quartered grape tomatoes, and 1 cup of the avocado lime ranch dressing. Stir to combine.

Serve in a shallow bowl and top with avocado slices and fresh ground pepper.

Tips for Making and Storing Chick Fil A Avocado Lime Ranch Dressing

Try using prepared avocado mash. Usually, buying pre-mashed avocados isn’t a good idea, but it could make sense for this recipe. Just check the avocado mash to be sure it doesn’t contain any additional seasonings.

Keep the dressing in the fridge for up to three days. While the lime juice will help delay the avocado from oxidating, it will eventually turn brown.

Oxidized avocados will not hurt you, but they don’t look very appealing, so try to eat the dressing as soon as possible after making it.

homemade Chick Fil A avocado lime ranch dressing on salad and in a bowl.

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homemade Chick Fil A avocado lime ranch dressing in a bowl and on salads.

Chick Fil A Avocado Lime Ranch Dressing

You can make Chick-Fil-A Avocado Lime Ranch Dressing at home with this easy copycat recipe.
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Course: Sauces
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Avocado Lime Ranch Dressing, Chick Fil A Recipes
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
Servings: 3
Calories: 394kcal

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons Hidden Valley Ranch Salad Dressing & Seasoning Mix
  • 1 avocado
  • ½ cup mayonnaise
  • 4 tablespoons lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon McCormick Mild Taco Seasoning

Instructions

  • Place all ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth.

Nutrition

Calories: 394kcal | Carbohydrates: 13g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 38g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 18g | Monounsaturated Fat: 13g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 16mg | Sodium: 995mg | Potassium: 356mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 135IU | Vitamin C: 13mg | Calcium: 14mg | Iron: 1mg

About Stephanie Manley

I recreate your favorite restaurant recipes, so you can prepare these dishes at home. I help you cook dinner, and serve up dishes you know your family will love. You can find most of the ingredients for all of the recipes in your local grocery store.

Stephanie is the author of CopyKat.com's Dining Out in the Home, and CopyKat.com's Dining Out in the Home 2.

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