Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe: 12
Serving Size: 1 serving
Amount Per Serving
Calories 24.8
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 596.0 mg
Potassium 40.2 mg
Total Carbohydrate 2.6 g
Dietary Fiber 0.2 g
Sugars 1.9 g
Protein 3.5 g
Vitamin A 0.4 %
Vitamin B-12 0.0 %
Vitamin B-6 1.0 %
Vitamin C 5.4 %
Vitamin D 0.0 %
Vitamin E 0.1 %
Calcium 4.7 %
Copper 1.0 %
Folate 1.0 %
Iron 0.4 %
Magnesium 0.8 %
Manganese 1.4 %
Niacin 0.1 %
Pantothenic Acid 0.6 %
Phosphorus 0.6 %
Riboflavin 0.4 %
Selenium 0.1 %
Thiamin 0.7 %
Zinc 0.3 %
*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 Nancy's Easy Tzatziki (Greek Yogurt Sauce to Die For!)

Calories per Ingredient

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Calories per serving of Nancy's Easy Tzatziki (Greek Yogurt Sauce to Die For!)

20 calories of Fage or Oikos Non-Fat Plain Greek Yogurt, (0.17 cup)

3 calories of Cucumber (peeled), (0.08 large (8-1/4" long))

1 calories of Lemon Juice, (0.17 fl oz)

1 calories of Garlic, (0.17 clove)

0 calories of Salt, (0.08 tbsp)

0 calories of Dill Weed, (0.08 tsp)

0 calories of Fresh Ground Black Pepper, 1/4 tsp.=pinch=1 serving, (0.08 serving)

0 calories of Fresh Mint Leaves, 1 tbsp.=1serving, (0.08 serving)

0 calories of Extra Virgin Olive Oil, (0.17 tsp)

0 calories of White Wine Vinegar, (0.08 tsp)

0 calories of Kosher Salt, 1/2 tsp.=1 serving, (0.08 serving)

Nutrition & Calorie Comments  

This deserves at least 4 stars. But it's so darn salty. Can you omit the tablespoon used on the cucumbers or the half tsp mixed in at the end?
I cut the recipe in half, reduced the amount of salt on the cucumber, and didn't peel it (I like the skin, it has more nutrients, and it adds nice color!). I had previously made a tzatziki sauce from a recipe I found on another website, and my husband thinks this one is 100 times better! Thank you!
If you are choosing non fat yoghurt please be aware that unless it is 2% fat or greater you are not absorbing the calcium.
Sounds delicious - but way too high in sodium for me! And cutting out the salt would ruin it.
This is almost as authentic as it gets. Having lived in Athens for 4 years I miss the good stuff and make it myself at least every spring. The only difference I see is in Greece they didn't have non-fat yogurt. Most American "Greek" restaurants- use sour cream and it just isn't the same. So good.
Excellent! I think I'll use a little less salt when salting the cucumbers next time. I also used my cuisinart instead of grating the cukes. I also didn't add dill or mint.
I got hooked on tzatziki while living in greece. This is very close to the original, sans the fat. I add some chopped onions and use it as a substitute for mayo in chicken salad. Soooo good.
I had to leave the salt out as I am on a sodium restricted diet, but even without the salt, it's very good. Even my tzatziki-hating 11-year old liked it. He asked for a pita and ate this straight out of the bowl. Good job! :)