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Cucumber Salad with Mint
(Cacik — Turkey)



  • 1 cup plain yogurt
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh mint leaves or 1/2 teaspoon dried mint leaves
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • Dash of white pepper

1 medium cucumber, thinly sliced


  1. Mix all ingredients except cucumber; cover and refrigerate.
  2. Just before serving, stir in cucumber.
  3. Place in serving dish; garnish with additional mint if desired.


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