How to Make Delicious Tzatziki Sauce

Tzatziki Sauce.

Tzatziki Sauce You can have Tzatziki Sauce using 7 ingredients and 3 steps. Here is how you cook that.

Ingredients of Tzatziki Sauce

  1. It's 1/2 of English cucumber, peeled.
  2. Prepare 16 oz of cold plain greek yogurt.
  3. You need 4 clove of garlic, pressed.
  4. It's 1/3 cup of chopped fresh dill.
  5. You need 1 1/2 tbsp of lemon juice, fresh squeezed.
  6. It's 1/2 tsp of salt (or to taste).
  7. Prepare 1/8 tsp of ground black pepper (or to taste).

Tzatziki Sauce step by step

  1. The Cucumber should be peeled, finely diced and strained of it's juices. I squeezed it really tight by the fistful. You can use a cheese cloth if you wish. Getting rid of excess juice is important so that you tzatziki sauce isn't watery the next day..
  2. Combine the strained and chopped cucumber with 2 cups plain greek yogurt, 1½ Tbsp lemon juice, 4 pressed garlic cloves, ⅓ cup chopped dill, ½ tsp salt (add more to taste) and ⅛ tsp black pepper..
  3. Mix everything together and add more salt to taste if needed. It's best to refrigerate for about 1 hour before serving to let the flavors meld. It tastes even better when refrigerated overnight!.