indian recipes


Indian Cooking Recipe : Naan

Ingredients :
1 tsp superfine sugar
1 tsp active dry yeast
2 cups maida
¼ cup low fat margarine melted
1 tsp ghee
1 tsp poppy seeds

Method :
Put the sugar and yeast in a small bowl. Put warm water and let the yeast gets dissolve.
Cover and keep aside for about 10 minutes or until yeast becomes frothy.
Put the maida in a bowl and make a well like depression in the middle.
Put the ghee, salt and yeast. Mix properly with hands.
Mix more water if needed. Transfer the dough to a floured surface and knead well for about 5 to 7 minutes.
Cover and keep it to rise in a warm place for 1½ hours.
Preheat the broiler to 500 degrees F.
Divide the dough into equal parts and shape them into small balls.
Roll out each ball into ovals about 1 cm thick.
Arrange on a greased heavy-duty aluminum foil.
Grill under broiler for about 7 to 10 minutes or till well-cooked and golden brown.