Skinny Tzatziki Sauce

Course: Appetizer, Condiment, Snack
Cuisine: Greek
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 12 servings
Calories: 14kcal
Author: Lord Byron's Kitchen
Dips and spreads are generally considered indulgent; calorie-heavy, but this Skinny Tzatziki Sauce is out to prove otherwise!  Super flavourful and made mostly with pantry ingredients; get ready to dip, spread, and scoop without guilt!
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Ingredients

  • 1 cup Greek yogurt, 0%
  • 1 large cucumber, seeded and finely grated*
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 3 teaspoons dried dill
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper

Instructions

  • Add all of the prepared ingredients to a bowl and whisk together.  Transfer to a food-safe container with a tight fitting lid.
  • Refrigerate for one to two hours for best results.

Notes

*Once you have shredded the cucumber, squeeze as much of the liquid out of the cucumber as you possibly can.  Otherwise, your sauce will be too watery.
If the sauce becomes watery after refrigerating, in spite of the squeezed cucumber, simple whisk the sauce again to incorporate the water that may have settled on top of the sauce.

Nutrition

Calories: 14kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 0g | Saturated Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 0mg | Sodium: 103mg | Potassium: 63mg | Fiber: 0g | Sugar: 0g | Vitamin A: 0.6% | Vitamin C: 1.8% | Calcium: 2.7% | Iron: 1%