Tzatziki Recipe


Turkish Yogurt With Cucumbers and Herbs

Hello friend! will make one of Turkey’s most important to varietes of appetizer as Turkish family with you today. This appetizer is a type that is widely consumed by Turkish people for lunch and dinner in summer and winter.  It is a variety that suits almost all main dishes. This appetizer has a history of thousands of years in Anatolian soil. Tzatziki made by all regions of Turkey and  this appetizer is loved by Turkish people. No matter where you are in Turkey when we say tzatziki the first thing that comes to your mind it is a kind of ice-cold refreshing person.

You can find this meal local restaurant and this dish is cooked in almost every home and it is often made even in roadside restaurant. It is both very satisfying and very delicious. Genarally, it is made at dinner in Turkey. It accompanies many dishes very easy. you can consume this appetizer with pilaf. It is a very delicious and easy to prepare appetizer that is served with meal. This dish is quite consumed in Turkey and In general, a bowl is a meal that suppresses hunger. This appetizer is a meal that can be made with very little ingredients and that we can eat before or after dinner.


Tzatziki Recipe

Turkish Yoghurt and cucumbers
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Course Appetizer
Cuisine Turkish Cuisine
Servings 4 People
Calories 41 kcal


  • Knife


  • 3 Cups Yoghurt
  • 1.5 Cups Cold Water
  • 4 Piece Cucumbers Medium
  • 2 Cloves Garlic Optional
  • 1 Teaspoon Salt
  • ¼ Bunch Dill Optional


  • Let's wash the cucumbers in the water and peel them.
  • Grate cucumbers or dice small
  • Cut the garlic into small pieces, add salt on to and mash with a rammer. Finely chop the dill.
  • Add the cucumber, mashed garlic and  chopped dill to the yogurt. Pour a little cold water and mix.
  • Once you get a consistency between the liquid and the solid, you can make it cooler by putting ice in it.
  • Enjoy Your meal!


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Keyword Turkish Appetizer, Turkish Tzatziki, Tzatziki, Tzatziki Recioe

Yes friends, we told one of the Turkey’s most important varieties of appetizer as Turkish foods family. You can also try different kinds of spices while making this dish. By browsing our other dishes we recommend you to try the unique dishes, desserts and drinks of the wide and delicious Turkish cuisine that came out of the Anatolian lands.


Hi! friends I am Gülçin.  I am 21 years old. I am  a university student and my department is  translation and interpreting.

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    Why did we take five minutes to run the next play? Literally the longest play to snap and they do it on a possible turnover. Norah Adam Stevenson


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