Ayran is a cold yoghurt beverage mixed with salt. In addition to Turkey, where it is considered a national drink, ayran is found in Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, the Balkans, Lebanon, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, and across the Caucasus.
Ayran - Turkish Yoghurt Drink
Ayran is a cold yoghurt beverage mixed with salt. This is very straight-forward but tastes great. After blending, at the top, you will see bubbles and that's the best part.
- 3 cups plain yoghurt
- ½ cup water
- 1 teaspoon salt
- Put all of the above in a blender. Mix for about 35-40 seconds.
- Pour into glasses.
Makes 4 portions.