Fiesta Keto Salad Dressing Recipe

This keto salad dressing recipe is brought to you by Fiesta Brand Seasonings!

If your go to dressing is ranch, you’re going to love this Fiesta Keto Salad Dressing recipe!  Spiced up with Tex-Mex spices, lime juice and some yummy chunks of crumbled cheese, this homemade keto dressing has totally replaced ranch in our house!

We are getting to the end of summer and we are so ready for cooler weather!  The weather has cooled off a bit but we are still in summer meal mode, which means cool, quick and easy meals!!  We do big salads, smoked wings, burgers, tacos…you get the drift.  If I don’t have to heat up more than one pan to cook it, it’s game!  Maddie is always coming up with new salad creations and she get tired of the same old boring ranch so we created this homemade keto dressing to spice things up a bit.


This easy low carb dressing is great on anything from salad and tacos to wings!  Truth be told, I even dipped my hamburger patty in it the other night…delish! 

Ingredients for the Fiesta Keto Salad Dressing

You probably already have the ingredients for this easy keto salad dressing recipe in your fridge!  Sour cream, a little mayo, a squirt of lime, a few simple spices and some crumbled queso fresco or cotija cheese!  Its like the Mexican version of Blue Cheese dressing!

Fiesta Keto Salad Dressing

We used Queso Fresco in this version which is a fresh, crumbly cheese with a slightly salty kick.  I’m also a fan of Cotija cheese which is more of a Mexican feta…both are great in this dressing and can be found in the specialty cheese section or in my case, in the cheese section of the grocery!

Spices used in Keto Salad Dressing recipe

The key to this keto salad dressing recipe is the seasoning!  Yes…that Taco Seasoning in your spice cabinet is super versatile and can be used for so much more than taco night!  We use is to season veggies, chicken and it’s the star ingredient in this homemade keto dressing!  As you know, my spice cabinet is packed with Fiesta Brand Seasonings!  Their taco seasoning, like their other spice blends, is amazing and have so many uses around the kitchen!  Plus, their Taco Seasoning has no MSG or sugar and make this dressing come together in a snap!

Salad with Keto salad dressing in jar and spices

I recommend making this kicked up homemade keto dressing a few hours in advance to let the flavors come together!  You can also adjust the consistency by adding a little cream if needed to make it more pourable or keep it on the thicker side for a dipping sauce!

Perfect for topping a taco salad, fajitas, or even dipping, this Fiesta Keto Salad Dressing recipe is easy to prepare and simply delish!  Give it a try and tell me what you think!

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Fiesta Keto Salad Dressing
Prep Time
5 mins
Total Time
5 mins
 

Great for wings, salads, taco or topping just about anything this spiced up dressing will quickly become a weeknight staple!

Course: Salad
Servings: 16 tablespoons
Calories: 51 kcal
Ingredients
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 1/3 cup mayonnaise, your favorite
  • 3/4 tsp. Fiesta Brand Taco Seasoning
  • 1/4 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1 1/2 tsp. fresh lime juice
  • 2 Tbsp. heavy cream
  • 1/4 cup queso fresco or cotjia cheese
Instructions
  1. Combine all ingredients into a small bowl and stir well to combine. Cover and refrigerate for at least two hours before serving. Add more cream as needed to reach your desired consistency! Great for salads, taco, wings and more!

Nutrition Facts
Fiesta Keto Salad Dressing
Amount Per Serving
Calories 51 Calories from Fat 45
% Daily Value*
Fat 5g8%
Saturated Fat 2g13%
Cholesterol 8mg3%
Sodium 48mg2%
Potassium 8mg0%
Carbohydrates 1g0%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 65IU1%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 16mg2%
* Nutrition facts are approximate and will vary depending on the ingredients used. Carbs from sugar alcohols have been excluded since they have shown to have no impact on blood sugar.

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