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Roasted Veggie Gyros with Tzatziki

Prep Time 45 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine Greek
Servings 3 Gyros

Ingredients
  

For the Roasted Veggies

  • 1 Small Eggplant, sliced about ¼- ½ inch thick
  • 1 Small Zucchini, Sliced about ¼-1/2 inch thick
  • 1 Small Red Bell Pepper, Sliced
  • 1 Small Onion, Sliced
  • 1 tablespoon Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 1 tablespoon Lemon Juice
  • ½ teaspoon Dried Oregano
  • ¼ teaspoon Garlic Powder
  • Plenty Salt and Freshly Ground Black Pepper

Tzatziki

  • ¾ Cup Plain Unsweetened Non-Dairy Yogurt I used So Delicious Coconut Yogurt
  • ¼ of a Small English Cucumber, grated on the large side of a box grater
  • 1 ½ teaspoon Lemon Juice
  • 1 ½ tsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 2 Cloves Garlic, minced
  • 3 tablespoon Fresh Mint, finely chopped
  • ¼ teaspoon Salt
  • Freshly Ground Black Pepper

For assembly

  • 4 each Pita Breads
  • ½ Cup Hummus
  • 3 Cups Chopped Lettuce, Optional
  • ½ Recipe Marinated Tofu Feta from the Greek Village Salad Recipe

Instructions
 

For the Roast Veggies

  • Preheat oven to 450* F, line a baking tray with parchment.
  • In a small bowl, combine olive oil, lemon juice, garlic powder, oregano, salt and pepper that is for the roasted veggies.
  • Lay all veggies onto a baking tray. Drizzle with the olive oil and lemon mixture, using your hands to make sure everything is coated, then spread back out in a single layer.
  • Place in the oven to roast for 30-35 minutes.

For the Tzatziki

  • Meanwhile make the tzatziki. Place the grated cucumber in a strainer and liberally salt it. Allow to sit and drain while you get the rest of the tzatziki ingredients together.
  • In a small bowl, combine yogurt, garlic, lemon juice, olive oil, salt, pepper and mint. Stir to combine.
  • Rinse the cucumber under cold water and squeeze it in your hand to remove the excess water.
  • Add cucumber to the tzatziki and stir. Let sit in the fridge until you are ready to use.

Assembly

  • Spread some hummus onto the pita bread and top with desired amount of roasted veggies with lettuce.
  • Drizzle with tzatziki and serve.
Keyword Greek, Gyros, Pita, Roasted Veggie Gyros, Tzatziki