This rich dressing spikes through the creamy goodness and answers that "why doesn't my dressing ever taste this good?" question. This recipe works as well. The buttermilk in this blue cheese dressing may seem superfluous, but it absolutely makes it, both for the great lactic flavor it adds and also because it thins the. This recipe is by Craig Claiborne and takes 2 minutes, plus refrigeration. Tell us what you think of it at The New York Times - Dining - Food. My mother-in-law gave me this homemade blue cheese dressing over 30 years ago. It's a delicious salad dressing, but we also like it as a dip with corn chips. Jun 1, It's incredibly easy to make your own blue cheese dressing, and not only is it much cheaper, but you can also choose which great types of blue. Dec 27, This is the best homemade chunky blue cheese dressing recipe you will ever make! It is incredibly easy and wicked good. Taste the rich.