Tzatziki Sauce (Cucumber Sauce for Gyros)
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time: 1-2 hrs serves/makes: 3 cups recipe id: 14951
ingredients 2 cups plain yogurt 2 teaspoons pureed garlic 1 teaspoon salt 2 cucumbers, peeled, seeded, grated ( use large holes on grater) 1/2 teaspoon black pepper 2 teaspoons olive oil directions
Drain yogurt for 1 hour in cheesecloth lined strainer.
In bowl, combine yogurt, garlic, and half the salt. Sprinkle remaining salt on grated cucumbers, drain for 10-15 minutes. Add drained cucumbers to yogurt. Drizzle with olive oil, mix well. cook's notes
This is wonderful with salads, as a dip with crackers. It is a Greek recipe.
10 calories, 1 grams fat, 1 grams carbohydrates, 0 grams protein per tablespoon
. This recipe is low in sodium.