Tzatziki

Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Leigh Ann Ross
Use thick, Greek-style yogurt in this dish, pronounced "dzah-DZEE-kee."

Yield:

8 servings (serving size: about 1/4 cup)

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Nutritional Information

Calories 60
Fat 3 g
Satfat 1.2 g
Monofat 1.3 g
Polyfat 0.3 g
Protein 5.5 g
Carbohydrate 3.4 g
Fiber 0.2 g
Cholesterol 3 mg
Iron 0.1 mg
Sodium 95 mg
Calcium 62 mg

Ingredients

2 cups plain 2% low-fat Greek-style yogurt
3/4 cup shredded seeded peeled cucumber
3 tablespoons chopped fresh mint
2 tablespoons chopped fresh dill
1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
1/4 teaspoon salt
3 garlic cloves, minced

Preparation

1. Combine all ingredients in a medium bowl, stirring well.

Note:

Joanne Weir,

August 2009