Naan Recipe

Looking for an easy Naan recipe? Learn how to make Naan using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by fyrfli

Makes 16 servings



Goes really well with smothered pork and dahl

Recipe Ingredients for Naan

1 c Flour
2 1/4 t Yeast, dry
2 t Salt
1 c Water, hot
1 c Buttermilk -- or yogurt
1 Egg, Whole -- (room temp)
2 T Oil
1 T Honey -- or sugar
2 1/2 c Flour
4 T Butter - With Salt -- Ghee -- (clarified butter)

Recipe Directions for Naan

  1. * If desired, you can use cornmeal or sesame or poppy

  2. seeds on the bread. Combine 1 cup flour, yeast, and

  3. salt in a mixing bowl. Stir in water, buttermilk,

  4. egg, oil and honey. Beat until smooth with an electric

  5. mixer. Stir in enough remaining flour to form a soft,

  6. sticky dough. Turn onto a floured surface, continue to

  7. work in flour until dough is stiff enough to knead.

  8. Knead until smooth and elastic, but still soft (3 to 5

  9. minutes). Place in an oiled bowl; turning once to coat

  10. top of dough. Cover; let rise until double in bulk

  11. (about 45 minutes). Punch dough down. Shape into 16

  12. equal balls. Let rest 5 minutes. Roll out each ball

  13. to a 1/4-inch thick round. If desired, brush with

  14. melted butter and sprinkle with garnishes. Set on

  15. baking sheets. Bake at 450 degrees F. for 5 to 8

  16. minutes. NOTE: There is no second rising in this

  17. recipe so that you get flat loaves.

Categories

Breads

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 67.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
158
Calories from Fat
48
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
5.3g
8%
Saturated Fat
2.3g
12%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
20mg
7%
Sodium
327mg
14%
Potassium
81mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
22.9g
8%
Dietary Fiber
0.8g
3%
Sugars
1.9g
Protein
4.2g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 4% Iron 8%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • High in selenium
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