Yogurt cucumber salad. The Same Great Taste You Love Without the Fruit Chunks, For a Smooth, Creamy Texture. Yoplait® Smooth Yogurt with No Fruit Pieces and a Smooth Texture. A refreshing accompaniment to a main course of meat or fish, this cucumber-yogurt salad also makes a tasty filling for pita bread.
Photography Credit: Elise Bauer We eat a lot of hot and spicy dishes around here; a great way to cool the palate is with the delicious combination of yogurt and cucumber. Layer cucumber slices in a salad bowl, sprinkling each layer lightly with salt. Creamy Cucumber Salad has a refreshing, tangy Lemon Yogurt Mint Dressing which pairs beautifully with the crunchy fresh cucumber. You can have Yogurt cucumber salad using 7 ingredients and 6 steps. Here is how you cook that.
Ingredients of Yogurt cucumber salad
- You need 1 kg of plain yogurt.
- You need 3 of medium cucumbers peeled and grated.
- Prepare 1 clove of garlic crushed.
- You need 2 tsp of dried mint.
- It’s 1 tbsp of Olive oil.
- Prepare Pinch of salt.
- Prepare of Fresh mint leaves and cucumbers for decoration.
This is the sort of salad that's ideal to serve on the side of rich roasts roasts like Pork with Crispy Crackling or a Slow Cooked Lamb Shoulder. Kachumber Salad in its traditional form is made from red onion and green cucumbers covered in a tangy lemon yogurt sauce with hints of Indian spices. For this simple swapped twist, I chose to go the purest route, meaning you'll find just cucumbers, yogurt, sliced onion and a few herbs and spices. The cucumber yogurt salad is also served as a thick sauce with meat dishes and is particularly favored with lamb dishes.
Yogurt cucumber salad instructions
- Strain yogurt (using a clean cotton cloth) for 3 hours to get rid of excess water (optional).
- Add cucumbers, Garlic, dried mint and salt. Mix well.
- Put in a serving plate..
- Decorate with fresh mint and minced cucumbers.
- Add Olive oil.
- Refrigerate for 3-4 hours. Serve cold.
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