Tzatziki - Traditional Greek Dip Recipe

Tzatziki is a traditional Greek dip. Here is a simple recipe to make it at home.


16 0z. Plain yogurt

1 cucumber

3-4 cloves of garlic

2 TBS. chives

1 TSP. olive oil

1. Peel and grate the cucumber.

2. Set the cucumber aside in a colander or strainer, to allow excess liquid to drain away.

3. Finely chop or press garlic.

4. Place yogurt into a bowl, add garlic, oil, and cucumber.

5. Stir well.

6. Refrigerate until ready to serve.

Tzatziki is a traditional Greek dip. It is usually served with dolmades - grape leaves stuffed with rice and spices. Tzatziki also makes an attractive addition to vegetable platters. It can be served with soft bread or bread sticks.

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