Rating: 4.5 stars
11 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 4
  • 4 star values: 7
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I live in Turkey and love ordering haydari at restaurants or picking it up from the deli section at the market. It is a thick and tangy Turkish yogurt dip best served with meat kebab and pita bread.

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Recipe Summary

additional:
8 hrs
total:
8 hrs 15 mins
prep:
15 mins
Servings:
8
Yield:
8 servings
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Ingredients

8
Original recipe yields 8 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Line a colander with two layers of cheesecloth and place over a medium bowl. Place the yogurt on the cheesecloth and cover the colander with plastic wrap. Allow yogurt to drain 8 hours or overnight.

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  • Scoop the drained yogurt into a mixing bowl. Mash the garlic cloves with the salt into a fine paste; mix into the yogurt. Stir the dill, parsley, and cream cheese into the yogurt and garlic mixture. Spread onto a dish and garnish with the mint leaves to serve.

Nutrition Facts

92 calories; protein 4.5g; carbohydrates 5.7g; fat 5.9g; cholesterol 18.9mg; sodium 88.3mg. Full Nutrition
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