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Total Time
1hr 5mins
5 mins
1 hr

Note: This is one of the recipes I adopted in the Great 'Zaar Ophan Adoption of 2005. I hope you enjoy it.

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  1. -----------TZATZIKI SAUCE-------------.
  2. Combine yogurt, olive oil, lemon juice, garlic and pepper in a bowl.
  3. Cover and refrigerate for one hour.
  4. Blend yogurt mixture with a whip until smooth.
  5. Dry cucumbers by patting with paper towels.
  6. Add Cucumbers and dill to yogurt mixture.
  7. Salt and pepper to taste.
  8. ----------GYROS------------.
  9. Mix lamb and beef in a glass bowl.
  10. Crumb bread into meat mixture.
  11. Add Spices and mix well.
  12. Stir egg into meat mixture Form mixture into 2 large patties and place on a medium hot grill for 5 minutes per side or until the Gyros is cooked through.
  13. Serve sliced gyros on warm pita bread with fresh sliced tomatoes, onions and Tzatziki sauce.