Recipe by Oolala
Flat bread made without yeast in a frying pan. This can be prepared ahead and frozen and kept for 2 months. Reheat in warm oven. June/07-I just made this for my family, it was heavier and more dense than what we are used to from Naan in restaurants. I liked it, DH thought it was OK and so did my older son BUT my youngest, picky-picky, really didn't like it.
Top Review by Lalaloula
Very YUMMY naan bread! It was so easy to make and quick as well. It was indeed more dense and heavier than the ones you normally get in restaurants, but I didnt mind at all. It tasted just oh so good! I added 1/2ts curry powder, some mixed dried herbs and some caraway seeds to it in order to spice it up a bit. But Im sure it would also taste wonderful as is. Also I used half whole spelt flour instead of the normal flour and brushed the baked naans with some home-made garlic butter, which was delicious! But other than that I followed the recipe exactly and got exactly 8 breads out of it. This is a definite keeper! Thanks so much for sharing, Oolala!
- 3 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 3⁄4 teaspoon baking soda
- 1⁄2 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 1⁄2 cups plain yogurt
- vegetable oil, for frying
Directions See How It's Made
- Sift the flour, salt, baking soda and baking powder into a large bowl.
- Stir in enough yogurt so dough is soft but not too sticky. Turn out on to a lightly floured surface and roll to a thickness of 1/8-inch.
- Using 5-6 inch bowl, cut rounds. Reroll scraps if necessary.
- Oil heavy large skillet and heat over medium heat. Add dough rounds in batches (don't crowd pan).
- Cook until lightly browned on both sides, turning often; 8-10 minutes.