Garlic Naan

Leavened flatbread which is has a melt in mouth texture but is flaky at the same time, very well completed with the flavor of garlic and saltiness of butter is garlic naan. This naan recipe doesn’t call for yeast. The garlic naan has been made without any oven still it has the texture as that of a naan prepared in tandoor. Naan is one thing I love to make at home. Because often at the restaurants, the naan is quite chewy and if the food is ordered, by the time naan reaches home, it has lost its texture. So, it is better to know how to make naan at home? Garlic naan can be served with dal tadka, malai kofta, butter paneer masala, etc.

Ingredients for: Naan Recipe

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour (maida)
  • ½ tsp baking powder
  • Salt to taste
  • 1 and ½ tsp powdered sugar
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • Milk as much required
  • 3 tbsp finely chopped garlic
  • ½ cup finely chopped coriander leaves
  • Melted butter as much required

Instructions for :Naan Recipe

  1. This recipe makes 8 small naans.
  2. In a mixing bowl takes 2 cups of all-purpose flour.
  3. Next, add in salt to taste.
  4. Also, add ½ tsp baking powder.
  5. Add 1 and ½ tsp of powdered sugar.
  6. Next, add 2 tbsp of oil.
  7. Mix everything.
  8. Gradually add milk.
  9. Make a sticky and soft dough.
  10. Transfer it on the kitchen surface. Make sure the kitchen surface is absolutely clean.
  11. Start kneading the dough using the heel of your palm.
  12. After kneading it for 5 minutes, it will stop sticking to the hands.
  13. Add a few drops of melted butter and knead.
  14. After kneading for another 2-3 minutes, the dough will come together and stop sticking to the counter.
  15. Add 1 tbsp of melted butter.
  16. Knead for another 2-3 minutes till the dough is absolutely smooth.
  17. Let the dough rest for 15-20 minutes.
  18. After 15 minutes, take a portion of the dough.
  19. Dust the counter with some flour and start rolling the dough portion.
  20. Roll it thin.
  21. Apply melted butter on it.
  22. Next, sprinkle all-purpose flour.
  23. Start plating it, like a Chinese fan.
  24. Bring the plates together.
  25. Roll it.
  26. Again roll the dough.
  27. After rolling it halfway through, add chopped garlic on it.
  28. Next, add chopped coriander leaves.
  29. Roll it. Meanwhile, heat a skillet.
  30. Carefully flip the naan.
  31. Apply water on the other side.
  32. Put naan on hot tawa, with water side sticking to the tawa.
  33. Cook for 2 minutes.
  34. Flip the tawa.
  35. Cook naan till done.
  36. Put the tawa on gas. Cook naan for another couple of minutes.
  37. Remove naan from the tawa.
  38. Apply little melted butter on it.
  39. Crush it slightly.
  40. Serve hot.
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