Easy Tzatziki Recipe

This tzatziki recipe is quick and easy. Serve this classic Greek dip alongside fresh pita, as a sauce for grilled chicken,...
Easy Tzatziki Recipe

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Easy Tzatziki Recipe

This tzatziki recipe is quick and easy. Serve this classic Greek dip alongside fresh pita, as a sauce for grilled chicken, or on your favorite gyro

Ingredients

  • 1 Cup plain Greek-style yogurt
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2 cucumber, finely chopped
  • 1 Tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
  • 2 Tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 1 Tablespoon fresh dill, chopped

Directions

In a food processor, combine all the ingredients. Process until combined. Transfer to a bowl, cover with plastic wrap, and refrigerate for 1 hour to overnight before using for best flavor.

Easy Shopping Tip

Purchase ingredients that can be used in a variety of dishes in bulk, in order to minimize waste and save money.

Easy Cooking Tip

Do all your prep in advance, and use three bowls: one for all your ingredients, one for all your prep, and one for all your refuse. Staying organized can help you put out meals faster.