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Bulgarian Tarator - Cold Cucumber Soup Recipe
  • READY IN 45 mins

Bulgarian Tarator - Cold Cucumber Soup

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"This is an extremely popular summertime dish in Bulgaria. It serves as a replacement for salad or appetizers. It tastes similar to tzatziki, so it's a very bright-flavored, cooling, and refreshing dish!"

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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • READY IN

    45 mins

Directions

  1. Place cucumbers in a large bowl. Whisk yogurt in a separate bowl using a fork until yogurt is smooth and liquefied; pour over cucumbers. Add dill, garlic, oil, and salt to cucumber mixture; toss to coat. Stir in enough water to reach desired consistency. Refrigerate until chilled, at least 30 minutes.
  2. Ladle soup into serving bowls; add about 2 ice cubes to each bowl.
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Footnotes

  • Cook's Notes:
  • Balkan-style yogurt is best. Optionally, a few tablespoons of crushed walnuts or toasted almond slices may be added as a garnish or on the side.
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Jan 29, 2014

You can add crushed walnuts on top :). Very tasty!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 90 kcal
  • 5%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 10.2 g
  • 3%
  • Cholesterol
  • 5 mg
  • 2%
  • Fat
  • 3.4 g
  • 5%
  • Fiber
  • 0.5 g
  • 2%
  • Protein
  • 5.5 g
  • 11%
  • Sodium
  • 145 mg
  • 6%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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