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Indian Garlic Naan

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Naan is a type of Indian Flat bread and in Restaurants Indian dishes are usually accompanied by freshly made Naan. The tops and bottoms of Naan are slightly crispy and the insides are nice and light and flaky and moist and best of all still warm!
  All purpose flour/Maida 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Baking soda 1 Teaspoon
  Baking powder 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Yogurt 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Juice of lemon 1 Tablespoon
  Grated garlic 3 Tablespoon
  Chopped coriander 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)

Sieve maida, baking powder, baking soda in a deep bowl. To that add salt, mix and then add yogurt and combine together well.
Add water and start to knead the dough. Make very soft and the dough which is little sticky.
Now add lemon juice, mix well, cover dough with wet cloth or paper towel, cover with lid and keep in warm place for 4 to 6 hours.
After 4 hours dough will rise and will almost double in size.
Now sprinkle some dry flour over dough and combine dough in 5 to 6 small balls.
Dust some dry flour on rolling board, take ball and stretch out from all the sides, you may also make use of rolling pin and roll like paratha or roti.
Top up with garlic, coriander leaves and again roll slightly so that all garlic will get stick to the naan.
Now either bake in oven at highet temperature or roast from both the sides on skillet till it gets light golden spots.
Then place cooling rack and place garlic naan over it and again roast from both the sides on direct heat. If you have a flame gas stove, you may roast it directly on flame.
Top up with a dallop of butter!

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Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 255 Calories from Fat 10

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 1 g1.7%

Saturated Fat 0.4 g2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1.8 mg0.6%

Sodium 935.3 mg39%

Total Carbohydrates 53 g17.6%

Dietary Fiber 2 g7.9%

Sugars 1 g

Protein 8 g15.4%

Vitamin A 1.7% Vitamin C 9.3%

Calcium 14% Iron 18.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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