Minty pa­leo tzatziki

Good Health Choices - - Be Nourished -

4 Le­banese cu­cum­bers, peeled and chopped 1 gar­lic clove, grated

1 av­o­cado

Juice of 1 lemon

2 tbsp ex­tra-vir­gin olive oil

3 tbsp mint leaves, finely chopped

2 tsp chopped chives

2 tsp dried dill

Sea salt and freshly ground black pep­per

1 Place the cu­cum­ber, gar­lic, av­o­cado, lemon juice and olive oil in a food pro­ces­sor and pulse un­til you get a nice thick, creamy tex­ture. Tip the mix­ture into a bowl, stir in the herbs and sea­son with salt and pep­per to taste.

HEALTH BOOST:

The aroma of mint ac­ti­vates the sali­vary glands in our mouth as well as glands which se­crete di­ges­tive enzymes, thereby fa­cil­i­tat­ing di­ges­tion.

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