In this video, you’ll see Chef John’s secret method for making homemade blue cheese dressing. The dressing’s base uses the familiar Holy Trinity of creamy dressing ingredients: mayonnaise, sour cream (or crème fraiche), and buttermilk. But the real key to this video is Chef John’s inspired method for getting the blue cheese into the salad dressing. It’s ingenious! The trick is to get tiny shavings, not big chunks, into the dressing. See how he does it. The result is perfect, clump-free dressing that’s wonderfully creamy, with every bite bursting with blue cheese flavor. Watch the video, then get the recipe for Chef John's Creamy Blue Cheese Dressing. Serve your delicious dressing on a wedge salad.