Skorthalia - Greek Garlic Sauce

Skorthalia - Greek Garlic Sauce Recipe

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Baby Kato

By
@BabyKato

This recipe has been posted here for play in CQ3 - Greece. This is my friend Roula's recipe.

Great with hot or cold seafood. It is also wonderful on fried or boiled vegetables. We hope you will enjoy this tasty tasty sauce.

Rating:
★★★★☆ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
2 cups
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

6 garlic cloves
salt, coarse
1 cup mashed potatoes
2 slices stale/dry white bread
1⁄3 cup olive oil, good quality
1 tablespoon lemon juice, fresh
1 tablespoon vinegar, white
black pepper, freshly ground

How to Make Skorthalia - Greek Garlic Sauce

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a mortar and pestle pound the garlic with 1/2 tsp salt, until smooth.
  • 2Add the potatoes and continue to pound and stir with pestle, until smooth.
  • 3Next soak the bread in cold water and squeeze dry. Crusts should be removed.
  • 4Add to the potatoes and garlic, pounding and stirring until smooth.
  • 5Gradually add olive oil, lemon juice and vinegar, stirring vigorously.
  • 6When smooth and light, add salt and pepper to taste.
  • 7Chill in a covered bowl before using.

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About Skorthalia - Greek Garlic Sauce

Course/Dish: Other Sauces
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: Greek