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Tzatziki with a Twist

Tzatziki or Cacik is a very simple yet delicious dip to accompany loads of main sides. It is usually found in cuisines of Southeast Europe and the Middle East.

A very simple dip where no cooking is involved and can be made in minutes. I have added a small twist to it to just enhance the flavours. This twist is adding the Zaatar in the dip which takes this regular dip to a next taste level.

Happy Cooking!

Tzatziki with a Twist


  • 1 Cucumber, grated
  • 2 tsp Zaatar
  • salt to taste
  • 2 Clove Garlic, grated
  • 1 Cup yogurt, whisked
  • 1 tbsp Lemon juice
  • 1 tsp Olive Oil


  • Grated the cucumbers and keep in a colander for all the water to drain.
  • Whisk the yoghurt and add all the other ingredients in it. Squeeze the cucumber to remove access water and add to the yogurt.
  • Mix everything well. Taste check and if needed adjust the salt and zaatar quantity.

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