I'm making tikka masala using a spice paste packet. It calls for either yogurt or cream. I only have tzatziki in the fridge. Can I use that?

Or would it screw up the flavour?

  • Posted by: Tasha
  • March 22, 2016


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Jeni March 22, 2016
honestly, the flavors and spices from the tikka paste will overpower the dill. Plus the tanginess of the tzatziki will probably really help the sauce.
Shannon March 22, 2016
Canned coconut milk might be a good substitute if you don't have any dairy.
SMSF March 22, 2016
I don't think that would be a good flavor fit. I'd either get to the store or wait to make this dish another day when you have what you need.
HalfPint March 22, 2016
The dill in the tzatziki might throw off the flavor in the spice paste.
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