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  Active dry yeast 1⁄4 Ounce (1 Package)
  Sugar 1 Tablespoon
  Warm water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Bread flour 5 Cup (80 tbs)
  Salt 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Melted butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), chopped
For egg wash
  Egg 1 , beaten with 1 tablespoon of water
  Water 1 Tablespoon (Used For Beating The Egg)
  Sesame seeds 1 Teaspoon

1) Preheat oven to temperature of 350 degrees.

2) Dissolve the sugar and yeast in warm water.
3) In the bowl of a food processor, put 3 cups of flour. Add the butter, salt, yeast mixture and garlic.
4) Add just enough flour, ½ cup at a time, to make a soft dough.
5) Knead the dough till it is soft and elastic.
6) Turn the dough in a greased bowl.
7) Cover with plastic wrap and place the dough in a warm, not hot, place. Let it rise till it has doubled in volume.
8) Punch the risen dough down and divide it into 8 pieces.
9) Roll each dough piece out very thin (about 8 ½ x 1 inches) and place on a greased baking sheet.
10) With egg wash, brush the dough pieces and sprinkle with sesame seeds.
11) Bake in the preheated oven for 20 to 25 minutes, till golden brown in color.
12) Break the preparation into pieces while it is still warm.

13) Serve the Lavash as and when preferred. Makes a really good side dish. The bread can be made several days in advance and frozen till it is time to serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
40 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2379 Calories from Fat 523

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 60 g92.2%

Saturated Fat 30.9 g154.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 327.6 mg109.2%

Sodium 3009.8 mg125.4%

Total Carbohydrates 384 g127.9%

Dietary Fiber 14.2 g56.7%

Sugars 17 g

Protein 71 g141.1%

Vitamin A 32.1% Vitamin C 2.6%

Calcium 18.6% Iron 41.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

1 Comment

Anonymous's picture
THIS IS NOT LAVASH, DAMN YOU. Lavash is made without yeast. Lavash is paper thin bread made using only water, salt and flour.
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