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Feta Yogourt Spread

Feta Yogourt Spread

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Feta Yogourt Spread

Serving Size: Makes 3 Cups

Prep Time: 10 Min

Cook Time: 0 Min

Total Time: 10 Min

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This delicious feta yogourt spread can be served with either grilled or toasted Greek-style pita wedges.

INGREDIENTS

1 tub (750 mL) Astro Original Balkan Plain 6% yogourt 
1 cup (140 g) crumbled feta cheese 
½ cup (125 mL) finely chopped fresh mint
3 tbsp (45 mL) extra-virgin olive oil, divided
1 small clove garlic, minced
1 tsp (5 mL) each lemon juice and grated lemon zest
1 pinch each salt and pepper 

PREPARATION

  1. Pour Astro Original yogourt into cheesecloth-lined sieve set over a bowl; cover with plastic wrap, refrigerate and let drain for 1½ hours to make about 2 cups.
  2. In a bowl, stir together Astro Original yogourt, feta cheese, mint, all but 2 tsp of the oil, garlic, lemon juice, lemon zest, salt and pepper. Scrape into a serving bowl; drizzle with remaining oil.

NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION

Calories per tablespoon (15 mL): 40.8, Fat 3.3 grams, Cholesterol 7.8 grams, Sodium 49.9 mg, Carbohydrates 1.9 grams, Fibre 0 grams, Sugar 0.8 grams, Protein 1.4 grams

- One tablespoon contains 5% of the % Daily Value of Calcium.
- One tablespoon contains 5% of the % Daily Value of Vitamin B12.

Nutritional information is based on an average 2,000 calorie a day diet. Any product substitutions will alter the nutritional information.