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.
- 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.