Cucumber Salad with Yoghurt and crushed Mint. Cucumber salad with Greek yogurt and mint. in Salads. Cucumber yogurt tzatziki, a simple salad of peeled, sliced cucumbers, yogurt, dill, and salt and I recently discovered 'Tarator' a cold bulgarian soup with cucumbers and yogurt while writing a post Cucumber Salad with Tahini Dressing. This salad came about from spending time in my ever expanding mint patch yesterday.
To make sure the cucumbers don't release their moisture and water down the salad, it's a good idea to salt and drain the cucumber slices before tossing them with the dressing. And using cucumbers that are as young as possible makes a big difference, too — more flesh and fewer seeds! In another bowl, whisk the yogurt and olive oil. You can have Cucumber Salad with Yoghurt and crushed Mint using 4 ingredients and 1 steps. Here is how you cook that.
Ingredients of Cucumber Salad with Yoghurt and crushed Mint
- You need 1 kg of yogurt.
- It’s 4 of medium cucumbers, cut into cubes.
- It’s 2 cloves of garlic, crushed.
- Prepare 1 teaspoon of dried mint.
Add the yogurt mixture to the lemon juice in a thin stream, whisking constantly. This salad is simple and quick to assemble and best of all it's delicous! It's always a hit with young and old and I have been asked many times for the recipe. Greek yogurt spiked with garlic, dill, lemon and mint dresses crunchy cucumbers for a favorite, refreshing and creamy summer salad that's so But I had a salad in the making and kept to my usual simple palate, adding a flourish of charcoal, peach and lime tapestry with minimalist props as accents.
Cucumber Salad with Yoghurt and crushed Mint instructions
- Pour the yogurt in a salad bowl. Add the cucumbers cubes, crushed garlic and dried mint. Mix well and serve cold..
First the cucumber slices are "cured " for half an hour in garlic paste and salt. Then they 're sprinkled with dried mint, and combined woth yogurt. It tastes exactly like the cucumber and yogurt salad I've been served in many middle eastern restaurants. Cucumber Radish Salad With Creamy Yogurt Dill Dressing from Recipe Runner. A creamy, tangy Greek yogurt-based dressing makes this easy salad a bit more filling than you might expect otherwise.