Stuffed Georgian Cheese Breads

READY IN: 50mins
Recipe by dale7793

Delicious little breads for a special dinner. Quite easy to make and can be made ahead up to the oven baking part. Once baked serve these straight away.

Top Review by Transylmania

I would give this five stars but I didn't try it with the filling that's given because I got my hands on my suluguni cheese so i just grated it and used it. The dough was PERFECT. They came out very well and I make khachapuri with this dough instead of my old recipe (the classic one with borjomi water).

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Make the filling by combining all the filling ingredients in a bowl and set aside.
  2. Sift 1 cup of the flour, baking powder and salt into a large bowl.
  3. Add the yoghurt and stir until combined.
  4. Add the remaining flour and mix until a dough forms.
  5. Lighty flour a board or bench and knead the dough for 5 minutes, adding a little extra flour if the dough is sticky.
  6. Divide the dough into 8 portions.
  7. Cover with a damp tea towel so they don't dry out while you are working.
  8. Take one piece and, on a lighty floured surface, roll dough out to a 15cm round.
  9. Place 1 tablespoon filling in the centre, then gather the sides and twist the top to seal edges together so the filling is encased in dough.
  10. Gently roll out again to a round shape, then place aside on a baking-paper lined tray and cover with another tea towel.
  11. Repeat until all of the breads are done.
  12. Heat a heavy based frypan over a medium heat and spray with oil spray.
  13. Cook breads in batches for 1 minute on each side.
  14. Then place breads in a single layer on 1 0r 2 large oven trays and cook at 220 degree C for 10 minutes or until puffed and golden.
  15. Serve immediately.

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