Homemade Garlic Naan Breads

By | January 10, 2017

Naan breads are brilliant, aren’t they? We should eat them more. I basically only made these because I had some yogurt left from the flatbreads. They were wonderful (especially as a midnight snack dipped in mayo!) and I’m never ever buying supermarket naan bread again. Now I just need to brave making a curry from scratch.

You will need:garlic naan ingredients

  • 500g Strong white bread flour
  • 7g Yeast
  • 1 Tsp. Salt
  • 1 Tsp. Sugar
  • 5 Cloves of garlic, finely chopped
  • 200g Greek Yogurt
  • 100 ml Warm water
  • 20 ml Oil
  • 5 Tbsp. Butter, melted

Mix the warm water and oil in a measuring jug. Then mix together the flour, salt, sugar, yeast and garlic in a large mixing bowl.

Add the water/oil and yogurt. Mix together well with a wooden spoon. When it’s all started to come together, tip it out on to a well-floured surface.

Knead for 10 minutes, until it’s a smooth ball of dough, and springs back when you poke it. If it’s too sticky, add a little flour, too crumbly, a little water.

naan dough

Next, place the dough in a lightly oiled bowl, and put somewhere warm to proof (I use a plastic bag).

After an hour, the dough should have doubled in size. If not consider moving it to a warmer location and leaving for a further 30 minutes.

proofed dough

When the dough is ready, tip it out on to a well-floured surface and punch out the air. Then knead for a further 5 minutes.

Separate the dough into 8 equal balls and, making sure there is plenty of flour on your surface, roll out to circles, around 3mm thick. I do 4 at a time, because my kitchen is tiny and I don’t have space for 8. Leave to rest for 5 minutes.

resting naan

Brush with butter, and fry in a little oil for around 3 minutes each side.

Homemade Garlic Naan Breads

Prep Time: 1 hour, 15 minutes

Cook Time: 30 minutes

Total Time: 1 hour, 45 minutes

8 naans

Homemade Garlic Naan Breads

Ingredients

  • • 500g Strong white bread flour
  • • 7g Yeast
  • • 1 Tsp. Salt
  • • 1 Tsp. Sugar
  • • 5 Cloves of garlic, finely chopped
  • • 200g Greek Yogurt
  • • 100 ml Warm water
  • • 20 ml Oil
  • • 5 Tbsp. Butter, melted

Instructions

  1. Mix oil and water in a jug
  2. Mix the flour, salt, sugar, yeast and garlic in a large mixing bowl
  3. Add water/oil and yogurt, mix together with a wooden spoon
  4. Tip out on to a well floured surface and knead for 10 minutes, adding flour or water if needed
  5. When it's a nice smooth dough, that springs back, place in a lightly oiled bowl and cover
  6. Leave to proof for 1 hour
  7. Tip out on to a floured surface, and punch out
  8. Knead for a further 5 minutes
  9. Separate the dough into 8 equal balls
  10. Roll out on to a well-floured surface, to 3mm thick circles
  11. Leave to rest for 5 minutes
  12. Brush with oil
  13. Fry for around 3 minutes on each side
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7 thoughts on “Homemade Garlic Naan Breads

    1. Donna Post author

      They’re so much better! And so easy. They freeze really well too, just defrost and warm up like you do store brought ones

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  1. Becky sparklymummy

    Mmmmmmmmmmmmm I love naan bread but have never even thought about making my own, I will definitely be giving this a go it’s doesn’t look anywhere near as hard as I thought it would!

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