Go Back
+ servings
Simple Tzatziki Sauce Recipe

Simple Tzatziki Sauce Recipe

Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Sauce
Cuisine Greek
Servings 4 servings


  • 4-6 cloves garlic grated adjust based on how garlicky you want it
  • 1/4 English cucumber peeled & finely cubed (or use 2 small cucumbers)
  • 1 cup plain yogurt
  • 1/4 cup chopped mint
  • Juice of 1/2 lemon
  • pinch of salt
  • pinch of pepper


  • Peel and finely cubed cucumber
  • Squeeze as much water as you can out of the cucumbers (you don't want a watery tzatziki sauce) and add to large bowl
  • add all other ingredients into bowl and mix well
  • Perfect to top with chicken but you can use it for all proteins! You can also store it in an airtight jar for a week!


Tools I used:
Keyword greek, tzatziki, tzatziki sauce
Tried this recipe?Let us know how it was!