In this video, you’ll see why sour cream is such a staple in the kitchen. The rich dairy in sour cream is perfect for carrying bold, tangy flavors and for taming spicy foods. In fact, one of the best ways to “beat the heat” from hot chilies is with sour cream. No wonder we always top spicy nachos and chili with sour cream. But did you know that adding sour cream to baked goods helps keep them from drying out in the oven? It's true, everything’s better with a bit of sour cream! Watch the video, then see our complete collection of sour cream dressing recipes.