Tzatziki is a characteristic sauce of Greek and Turkish cuisines, widely used in meze.

Learn how to make a delicious Tzatziki with this recipe!

Tzatziki: Homemade Greek Garlic Yogurt Sauce

Recipe by caion


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To make your Tzatziki, you will need the ingredients listed below. Follow the preparation mode step-by-step.


  • 1 cucumber (peeled, grated, tossed)

  • add 1 tsp salt to release the water

  • 2 cloves of garlic (pressed)

  • 500g (2 cups) Greek yogurt (full fat)

  • 1 tbsp fresh lemon juice

  • olive oil

  • salt, pepper, cummin

  • 1-2 tbsp fresh dill (depending on your taste)


  • Peel and grate the cucumber;Peel and grate the cucumber
  • Add 1 tsp salt;
  • Mix;
  • Mash 2 cloves of garlic;garlic
  • Squeeze out the water of cucumbers with a cloth;squeezing water
  • In a bowl, add 500g (2 cups) Greek yogurt (full fat);
  • Add the grated cucumber;
  • Add the ground garlic;
  • Add 1 tbsp fresh lemon juice;
  • Add olive oil;
  • Add salt, pepper, cummin;
  • Add 1-2 tbsp fresh dill (depending on your taste);dill
  • Mix;
  • Your Tzatziki is ready!Tzatziki

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