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Nutrition Facts

  Servings Per Recipe: 8
  Serving Size: 1 serving

Amount Per Serving
  Calories 15.6
  Total Fat 0.0 g
      Saturated Fat 0.0 g
      Polyunsaturated Fat 0.0 g
      Monounsaturated Fat 0.0 g
  Cholesterol 0.0 mg
  Sodium 8.3 mg
  Potassium 86.6 mg
  Total Carbohydrate 2.0 g
      Dietary Fiber 0.3 g
      Sugars 0.8 g
  Protein 2.1 g
  Vitamin A 1.6 %
  Vitamin B-12 1.9 %
  Vitamin B-6 1.1 %
  Vitamin C 5.6 %
  Vitamin D 0.0 %
  Vitamin E 0.2 %
  Calcium 3.0 %
  Copper 0.7 %
  Folate 1.3 %
  Iron 0.6 %
  Magnesium 1.6 %
  Manganese 1.5 %
  Niacin 0.4 %
  Pantothenic Acid     1.7 %
  Phosphorus     3.3 %
  Riboflavin 3.0 %
  Selenium 0.0 %
  Thiamin 1.4 %
  Zinc 0.5 %


*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


Calories in Cool-as-a-Cucumber Raita

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Submitted by: CHEF_MEG

Calories per Ingredient

Here are the foods from our food nutrition database that were used for the nutrition calculations of this recipe.

Calories per serving of Cool-as-a-Cucumber Raita

10 calories of Oikos Organic Greek Yogurt, Plain, (0.75 oz)

5 calories of Cucumber (with peel), (0.13 cucumber (8-1/4"))

1 calories of Lemon Juice, (0.06 lemon yields)


Nutrition & Calorie Comments  

I like this recipe BUT I would use ffsour cream or reg.yogurt instead of greek yogurt,Which I don't care for.Greek yogurt may be a good source of protein but I still don't like it and will buy reg.yogurt instead. Submitted by:
CLAYLADY001

(7/26/13)
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Will make this to go with grilled steak but will try low fat plain or L-F vanilla or lemon yogurt as my 1 experience with Greek yogurt wasn't all that great.
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NGREGOR

(2/6/13)
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I make something similar except with fresh dill, cumin and a fleck or two of red pepper flakes -- the latter amount depending on whom I am serving it to. I wouldn't use fat-free yogurt -- some fat is good for you, if you buy your yogurt from a quality source. (Plus, there will likely be less sugar) Submitted by:
ARTEMISTHEGREEK

(10/10/12)
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What a great recipe!! I also love it will dill weed/seed, and/or fresh lemon thyme ~ delicious and sooo easy! And great protein to boot! ENJOY!! Submitted by:
PURSUEJOY

(9/9/12)
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Excellent. And Greek nonfat yogurt is a wonderful source of protein! As for the comment about fat free food...fat free yogurt is made naturally of fat free milk. So I have no worries about strange additives. I like Dannon Oikos which has only one ingredient: cultured grade A nonfat milk. Submitted by:
GRANDMA0627

(9/6/12)
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This is similar to Arabic cucumber and laban salad. cucumbers, 1 tsp. mint, 1 clove garlic (mashed) optional,salt and pepper. laban is Arabic for yogurt. I grew up on this and I love it in the summer with Syrian salad. Submitted by:
RONNIEG52

(7/3/12)
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Has anyone looked at the ingredients on "fat-free" foods? Many times the fat is eliminated with more 'harmful' ingredients added to make it taste good. In a nutrition class I attended for 6 weeks, the non-fat foods were to be 'avoided'. Submitted by:
REDCOWBOYBOOTS

(6/22/12)
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Delcious and fr lower in fat and salt than the prepared dressings Submitted by:
MRLOROSMOM

(4/6/12)
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