See more ideas about Homemade seasonings, Homemade spices, Seasoning mixes. Jul 7, 2016 - Learn how to make the BEST Zesty Italian Dressing Mix with this simple bulk recipe. Learn how to make a zesty Italian dressing mix recipe. GIVING ZESTY ITALIAN DRESSING MIX AS A GIFT. Use this dry mix in recipes like for chicken or pork, or make Italian dressing for salads, marinade, or pasta salads. Label and tie directions for the salad dressing to the bottle with some twine. I have only tried Zesty Italian dressing in a bottle, and so am not completely qualified to evaluate it as a mix. I really like the regular Italian mix, since I add extra virgin olive oil and a very good quality wine vinegar to the mix, which creates the best tasting dressing! This recipe has garlic and red pepper flakes for extra zing. Creating your own delicious Homemade Zesty Italian Seasoning and Dressing Mix at home is easy and quick with this recipe. The bottled mixes don't compete. Plus it has directions to make the dressing as well. If you are looking for a unique gift to give your friends and family then make up a batch of this Italian dressing mix recipe and fill some spice jars. Jul 10, 2017 - Explore Pam Huffman's board "Zesty Italian Dressing Mix" on Pinterest. This tastes better than buying the packets, and there aren't any preservatives. This is a copycat recipe like Good Seasons. I would guess that "Zesty" has stronger spice, possibly more pepper.