Afghan Yogurt Drink


Preparation info
  • Serves


    ; can be Multiplied as Desired
    • Difficulty


Appears in
The Barbecue Bible

By Steven Raichlen

Published 1998

  • About

The national drink of Afghanistan, doh is one of a legion of sour, salted beverages popular throughout central and eastern Asia. I admit that the ingredient combination (yogurt whey, club soda, lemon juice, mint, and salt) may sound strange to a North American, but I promise that you will quickly grow to love it. The salt serves as a valuable rehydrating agent in warm climates.

To be strictly authentic, you’d need one special ingredient to prepare doh—yogurt whey, the