Tzatziki (Yoghurt, Cucumber, Garlic and Mint Dip)

Recipe by Wendy-Bob
READY IN: 45mins
SERVES: 8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Put the garlic, lemon juice and olive oil in a small bowl and leave to one side.
  • Peel alternate strips of skin from the cucumber (ie. peel a strip, miss a strip) and grate coarsely.
  • Place the cucumber in a sieve and sprinkle with salt.
  • Leave for approximately 30 mins to allow the water to drip away. Squash any remaining juice out of the shredded cucumber.
  • Put the yogurt and mint in a bowl. Mix well.
  • Add the garlic, lemon juice, olive oil and drained cucumber, and season well with black pepper.
  • Mix well and taste for salt before serving.
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