tzatziki

Savoury Yoghurt Recipes

Yoghurt is a versatile ingredient that can be used in sweet dishes, savoury dishes, desserts, breakfasts and dressings. There are many things you can do with yoghurt, so we’ve picked out some tasty and easy-to-make savoury recipes.

Tzatziki

Tzatziki Ingredients

  • ½ Large Cucumber
  • 1 Clove Garlic
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 500g Plain Yoghurt
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh mint
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley
  • 1 Lemon
  • Salt

Tzatziki Recipe

  1. 1. Slice the cucumber lengthways and scrape out the seeds.
  2. 2. Grate the cucumber.
  3. 3. Place a sieve over a bowl. Pour in the grated cucumber and mix in a pinch of salt.
  4. 4. Leave to drain for 2 hours.
  5. 5. Crush the garlic and add a bowl with the olive oil. Leave for 1 hour.
  6. 6. Spread cucumber on a paper towel and pat down to dry it.
  7. 7. Juice the lemon
  8. 8. Mix the cucumber, oil & garlic with the yoghurt.
  9. 9. Add the lemon juice, herbs. Mix.

Roast Cauliflower with Yoghurt Dressing

Roast Cauliflower with Yoghurt Dressing Ingredients

  • 1 Cauliflower
  • 1 Clove Garlic
  • 1 Lemon
  • 100g Plain Yoghurt
  • 1 Tablespoon Ground Cumin

Roast Cauliflower with Yoghurt Dressing Recipe

  1. 1. Chop the cauliflower into florets
  2. 2. Boil the florets for 3 minutes until softened
  3. 3. Toss the cauliflower with the cumin
  4. 4. Roast for 20 minutes
  5. 5. Zest & juice the lemon
  6. 6. Crush the garlic
  7. 7. Mix the yoghurt with the garlic, lemon zest and juice. Mix.
  8. 8. Pour the cauliflower into a bowl
  9. 9. Top with the yoghurt mix

Yoghurt Salad Dressing

Yoghurt Salad Dressing Ingredients

  • 1 Clove Garlic
  • 1 tsp Dijon Mustard
  • 1 tsp Vinegar
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 Lemon, juiced
  • 5 tbsp Greek yoghurt

Yoghurt Salad Dressing Recipe

  1. 1. Crush the garlic
  2. 2. Pour the garlic, mustard, vinegar and yoghurt in a bowl.
  3. 3. Mix together
  4. 4. Gradually pour in the lemon juice, still mixing.
  5. 5. Pour onto salad.