Cucumber Dill Tzatziki

Authentic Cucumber Dill Tzatziki is mouthwateringly delicious, tasty and good to the last bite. This affordable and easy to make selection is perfect on any occasion.  Full of flavor, textures and at a budget price, this is perfect normal meal planning. Quick and tasty this recipe will drive everyone in the house to the table at neck break speed. I enjoyed this recipe and recommend you try it at least once to see for yourself how delicious it really is.

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Peel the cucumber and cut into ¼” cubes. Sprinkle ½ tsp salt on it.

Let it sit for 10-15 minutes, this helps remove excess water. Squeeze the cucumber to remove additional water.

Place the drained cucumber, yogurt, grate garlic, lemon juice, chopped dill, salt & pepper in a medium sized bowl.

Mix until well combined.

Optional: garnish with olive oil, olives or fresh dill.

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Cucumber Dill Tzatziki

Authentic Cucumber Dill Tzatziki is mouthwateringly delicious.
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Prep Time 10 mins
Total Time 10 mins
Course Appetizer, Condiment, Dip, Side Dish, Snack
Cuisine Greek
Servings 2 cups
Calories

Ingredients
  

  • 1 English cucumber
  • 1 cup plain greek yogurt
  • 2 tbsp chopped fresh dill
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ¼ tsp black pepper
  • 1 garlic clove grated

Instructions
 

  • Peel the cucumber and cut into ¼" cubes. Sprinkle ½ tsp salt on it. Let it sit for 10-15 minutes, this helps remove excess water. Squeeze the cucumber to remove additional water.
  • Place the drained cucumber, yogurt, grate garlic, lemon juice, chopped dill, salt & pepper in a medium sized bowl. Mix until well combined.

Optional: garnish with olive oil, olives or fresh dill.

    Serve with pita chips, rice, salad, vegetables or sandwiches. Enjoy!

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      Add oil to the non-stick pan (recommended). Turn up the heat to medium-high. Add chopped onions, garlic and cook for 2-3 minutes or until translucent.

      Add rice and sauté for 3-4 minutes or until lightly toasted.

      Add chicken broth and bring to a simmer.

      Reduce the heat to low and cover with a lid. Cook for 15 minutes (rice should be tender, not soggy and liquid should be fully absorbed). Remove the pan from the heat source. Let rest with lid on for another 10 minutes. Remove lid.

      Add lemon juice, chopped parsley and mix. Season with salt & pepper to taste.

      Serve & enjoy!

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      Greek Lemon Rice

      Succulently simple rice with greek inspired flavors.
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      Prep Time 5 mins
      Cook Time 25 mins
      Total Time 30 mins
      Course Side Dish
      Cuisine Greek, Mediterranean
      Servings 4
      Calories

      Ingredients
        

      • 2 cups low sodium chicken broth/stock
      • 1 cup white rice
      • 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
      • 2 tbsp fresh lemon juice
      • 2 garlic cloves minced
      • ½ onion chopped
      • 1-2 tbsp fresh parsley chopped
      • salt & pepper to taste

      Instructions
       

      • Add oil to the non-stick pan (recommended). Turn up the heat to medium-high. Add chopped onions, garlic and cook for 2-3 minutes or until translucent.
      • Add rice and sauté for 3-4 minutes or until lightly toasted. Add chicken broth and bring to a simmer.
      • Reduce the heat to low and cover with a lid. Cook for 15 minutes (rice should be tender, not soggy and liquid should be fully absorbed). Remove the pan from the heat source. Let rest with lid on for another 10 minutes. Remove lid.
      • Add lemon juice, chopped parsley and mix. Season with salt & pepper to taste.

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