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Blue Cheese Dressing in a mason jar with a spoon.

Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing Recipe

When I was given this recipe for Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing, I didn’t expect to love it nearly as much as I do; it’s good enough to drink right out of the jar.
Course Salad
Cuisine American
Keyword blue cheese, salad
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 16 people
Calories 201kcal
Author Meggan Hill


  • 1 1/2 cup good quality mayonnaise such as Hellman's
  • 1/2 cup blue cheese plus 3 tablespoons, divided
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 cup buttermilk
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice freshly squeezed
  • 4 scallions chopped, all of the white and half of the green
  • 1/2 teaspoon Salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper


  • In the bowl of food processor, add 1/2 cup blue cheese, sour cream, buttermilk, scallions, and lemon juice, and process until scallions are finely chopped. 
  • Pour out contents into a bowl and mix in mayonnaise by hand; season to taste with salt and pepper. Add 3 tablespoons (or more!) crumbled blue cheese for a "chunky" dressing. 


Calories: 201kcal