I honey their chicken kokosnoot korma in addition to chicken tikka masala, exactly the best role of the repast is the garlic naan. It’s baked inwards the tandoor (clay oven) in addition to it comes out all hot in addition to fluffy in addition to chewy in addition to delicious. We’ve tried many times to replicate Mumbai House’s naan at home, in addition to hence far haven’t succeeded. This naan, however, is a skilful substitute. It’s a lilliputian to a greater extent than similar flatbread than naan, inwards my opinion, exactly it goes good alongside Indian food. This fourth dimension I used the leftovers to brand flatbread sandwiches, in addition to they were delicious. Until I honour that perfect naan recipe, this ane volition live my go-to!
3-4 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon active dry out yeast
1 1/2 cups milk
1 teaspoon saccharide 3-4 tablespoons, melted butter
- Pour the milk into a liquid stair out in addition to oestrus inwards the microwave until warm to the comport upon (about 110 degrees F on an instant-read thermometer).
- If using active dry out yeast, mix the saccharide in addition to yeast into the milk in addition to allow it sit down for 4-5 minutes until the mixture is foamy in addition to the yeast has activated.
- Once the yeast/milk mixture is foamy, pour the mixture into a large bowl or the bowl of a stand upward mixer in addition to add together the common salt in addition to two 1/2 cups of the flour.
- Mix good to combine. Continue adding flour gradually inwards modest amounts, until a soft dough is formed that cleans the sides of the bowl.
- Knead the dough past times mixer or mitt until it is smoothen in addition to elastic, near 3-5 minutes inwards the mixer or 10 minutes past times hand.
- Place the dough inwards a lightly greased bowl in addition to allow it residue at room temperature, covered lightly alongside greased plastic wrap, for near two hours.
- After the dough has rested, plough it onto a lightly floured surface in addition to separate the dough into 12 equal pieces, rounding each into a ball shape.
- Cover the pieces alongside a towel in addition to allow them residue for xxx minutes. While the dough rests, preheat your oven to 500 degrees F in addition to identify a pizza rock on the bottom rack of the oven.
- Once the dough has rested for xxx minutes, ane past times one, gyre each slice into a circle near 6-8 inches wide, depending on how sparse or thick y’all desire your naan. Lay the circle of dough on the hot pizza rock in addition to spritz lightly alongside water.
- Close the oven in addition to bake the naan for 2-4 minutes, until it is lightly puffed (some pieces volition puff to a greater extent than than others) in addition to brownish spots start to seem on the top.
- Remove the naan from the baking rock in addition to identify on a cooling rack. Brush lightly alongside melted butter. Stack the hot naan on exceed of each other equally it comes out of the oven.
- Cover alongside a towel in addition to allow the naan cool completely or serve warm.