Tzatziki Sauce

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Tzatziki Sauce

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  • Author: Amy MS, RD, LDN
  • Total Time: 8 minutes
  • Yield: 16 Servings 1x


Creamy homemade Tzatziki sauce is filled with cucumber, dill, lemon and garlic. The perfect accompaniment to your next Mediterranean meal.


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  • 2 cups Greek Yogurt
  • 1 Cucumber, grated
  • 2 tbsp Lemon Juice
  • 2 Gloves Garlic, minced
  • 1 1/2 tbsp Dill, minced
  • 1/2 tsp Kosher Salt
  • 1/2 tsp Ground Black Pepper


  1. Set out a medium sized mixing bowl and place a clean dish towel over top.
  2. With a box grater, grate the entire cucumber right over the towel and bowl. Then, wring out the moisture from the cucumber using the towel. Discard the liquid and place the grated cucumber into the empty bowl.
  3. Add the remaining ingredients to the bowl and give it a thorough stir with a spoon or whisk.
  4. Cover and place into the refrigerator until ready to serve. The flavors will enhance with a little time in the fridge!
  • Prep Time: 8 minutes
  • Category: Sauce
  • Cuisine: Greek


  • Serving Size: 1/16
  • Calories: 22
  • Sugar: 1g
  • Sodium: 92mg
  • Fat: 0g
  • Carbohydrates: 2g
  • Fiber: 0g
  • Protein: 3g
  • Cholesterol: 2mg
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