"I first whipped up this zesty blue condiment for a Chadra-Fan outlaw desperate for a little taste of home, but when I tasted how much flavor was packed into this simple sauce, I started puttin' bottles of it on every table. Now the only time diners whip out their blasters is when a bottle of this stuff is empty!"
―Strono Tuggs, The Official Black Spire Outpost Cookbook[src]

Chadian dressing was a zesty,[1] blue-colored dressing.[2] It originated on the homeworld of the Chadra-Fan species,[1] the planet Chad.[3] Artiodac chef Strono Tuggs was introduced to the condiment when a Chadra-Fan outlaw requested a taste of home during the time that Tuggs managed the kitchen at Maz Kanata's castle on Takodana. Tuggs was impressed that such a simple sauce was so flavorful and that beings of diverse occupations and temperaments enjoyed it.[1] Bottles of the dressing were available for use by patrons dining at the castle.[4] Sometime after the castle was destroyed during the Battle of Takodana[1] in 34 ABY,[5] Tuggs published a cookbook which included a recipe for the dressing and used it as an ingredient in Xizor Salad.[1]

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Chadian dressing first appeared as a prop in the 2015 sequel trilogy film, Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens.[4] It was first identified in the reference book Star Wars: The Force Awakens: The Visual Dictionary which was written by Pablo Hidalgo and released the day after the film.[2]

The dressing was included in the 2019 recipe book Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge: The Official Black Spire Outpost Cookbook, written by Marc Sumerak and Chelsea Monroe-Cassel. The out-of-universe recipe uses the ingredients white wine vinegar, light olive oil, water, minced garlic, salt, pepper, dried mixed herbs such as oregano and marjoram, crumbled blue cheese, and blue food coloring.[1]

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The Official Black Spire Outpost Cookbook
Condiments, Sauces & Garnishes
Nerfsteak Seasoning · Saka Salt · Gurreck Gravy · Emulsauce · Moogan Spice Syrup
Dagobah Slug Syrup · Chadian Dressing · Golden Lichen Tuile · Christophsian Sugar
Nectrose Crystals
Sides, Starters & Snacks
Kat's Kettle Corn · Pitmaster's Choice · Rings of Hudalla · Roasted Kajaka Root
Xizor Salad · Roasted Chando Peppers · Moss Chips · Fritzle Fries
Mon Cala Sardine Fritters · Devaronian Soufflé · Fried Zuchii · Deviled Pikobi Eggs
Mashed Chokeroot · Constable's Caps
Soups & Stews
Rootleaf stew · Topato Soup · Tatooine Terrine · Spicy Mandalorian Stew
Breads
Ronto Wrappers · Polystarch Portion Bread · Five-Blossom Bread
Mustafarian Lava Buns · Munch-Fungus Loaf
Main Courses
Yobshrimp Noodle Salad · Braised Shaak Roast · Fried Endorian Tip-Yip · Ronto Wrap
Felucian Garden Spread · Gormaanda's Glowblue Noodles · Nerf Kebabs
Stuffed Puffer Pig · Parwan Nutricakes · Huttese Slime Pods · Gruuvan Shaal Kebab
Desserts
Wroshyr Tree Cake · Bespin Cloud Drops · Cavaellin Spice Creams · Mandalorian Uj Cake
Sweet-Sand Cookies · Corellian Ryshcate · Keshian Spice Rolls · Mimbanese Mudslide
Nectrose Freeze · Kowakian Crumb Cake · Zoochberry Surprise · Tepasi Taffy
Drinks
Moogan Tea · Coruscant Cooler · Dagobah Slug Slinger · Blurrgfire · Cliff Dweller
Hyperdrive · Photon Fizzle · Akivan Liqueur · Rodian Splice · Port in a Storm
Paonga Fresca · Bantha Chai · Sunrise Caf · Lothal Spicebrew
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