Sunday, March 25, 2012

Wheat Pita Bread



Ingredients
Wheat Flour: 2 cups
Maida: 1 ½ cup
Luke Warm Water: 1 ½ cup
Yeast: 2tsp
Sugar: 1tbsp
Olive oil: 2tbsp
Salt: needed

Method of Preparation
In a bowl add yeast, sugar and ½ cup warm water and keep aside for 10 minutes.
In another bowl take the wheat flour, Maida, salt and mix with hand.
Then add the fermented yeast mix to wheat flour mix and the balance Luke warm water and knead to form smooth dough.
Then apply olive oil on the dough, knead again for a while and place it in a greased bowl and cover with a damp cloth.
Keep this aside for 1 hour or till it double the size.
Take the dough, punch the air out and divide into 8 equally sized balls. Cover with a damp cloth and keep aside for 10-15minutes more.
Take each ball and roll to ¼ to ½” thick round shape.
Bake in pre heated oven at 2000C to about 7 minutes or till done.
Serve hot with any curry of your choice.

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17 comments:

Rosh said...

Wow! Looks very soft!!

Reshmi said...

yay.. pita bread!!... thanz for sharing this recipe...

Nisa Homey said...

Pita bread looks soft and spongy.

Chandrani said...

So soft and yummy pita bread.

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Maayeka said...

wow!!so soft and perfectly baked pita bread...
Anjana

Rashida shaikh said...

They are coming right from your oven, looks freshly baked.

Kit @ i-lostinausten said...

YUM! I can make my pita bread, thanks to you & your delicious recipe! Thanks for sharing! :)

Preeti Garg said...

perfectly done

maha said...

i dont know this...thanx 4 this dear
Maha

Kalpana Sareesh said...

awesome pita bread!!

Gloria said...

dear always wanna make pita bread, this is absolutely nice, my two kds are eating whole flour bread! nice recipe!!

Asiya @ Chocolate & Chillies said...

Looks great..never tried to make pita before...love that it's whole wheat!

Julie said...

haven't tried pita bread at home..glad that u have done it wheat n they turned out so soft..Lovely !!
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Now Serving said...

Pita bread looks awesome! great recipe and product :)

Hema said...

They look awesome, great work Faseela..

Rasi said...

wow looks great & healthy again! yum

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Anjali Bapna Shukla said...

Perfect and so easy, too. :)
This goes in my 'to-be-baked list'. :)