Easy Basil Yoghurt Dipping Sauce

A super easy basil yoghurt dipping sauce recipe that is just 5 ingredients (including the salt and pepper!). You can swop the basil pesto with any other pesto of your choice! Thi herb yoghurt sauce will pair perfectly with quick microwave sweet potato chips, or any potato chips for that matter. You can add this to a cheese board, or dollop it over some fritters, falafels or koftas.




Prep Time

10 minutes

Cooking Time

4 minutes


  • 45ml (3 Tbsp) basil pesto
  • 125ml (1/2 cup) plain double thick yoghurt
  • Handful of chives, chopped
  • Zest and juice of 1 lemon
  • Salt and black pepper, to taste


For the Herb Dipping Sauce:

  1. Mix together all ingredients and season to taste.