Whole Wheat Coriander and Sesame Seeds Naan
by Tarla Dalal
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Um, a whiff of this aromatic naan is enough to kindle your appetite. The peppy smell and flavour of coriander and sesame seeds make this whole wheat naan a brilliant choice for the main course .
It has a grand air about it, which makes it apt for a festive menu, as much as for a regular day.
Serve the Whole Wheat Coriander and Sesame Seeds Naan hot and fresh, greased with a dollop of butter to enhance its aroma further with a subzi of your choice.
You can also try stuffed naans like Mini Chilli Cheese Naan and Masala Paneer Naan .
- Combine the yeast, sugar and 1 tbsp of lukewarm water in a bowl and mix well. Cover it with a lid and keep aside for 10 minutes.
- Combine the whole wheat flour, salt and yeast-sugar mixture in a deep bowl, mix well and knead into a soft dough, using enough warm water.
- Cover the dough with a wet muslin cloth and keep aside for 20 minutes.
- Press the dough lightly to remove the air.
- Divide the dough into 6 equal portions and roll out each portion of the dough into an oblong of 125 mm. (5") using a little whole wheat flour for rolling.
- Apply little water evenly over it.
- Sprinkle ½ tbsp of coriander and ½ tsp of sesame seeds evenly over it and again roll it lightly using a rolling pin.
- Heat a non-stick tava (griddle) and place the naan over it with the coriander-sesame seeds facing downwards.
- Cook it on one side till it puffs slightly and then turn it over.
- Cook it on the other side till it puffs a little and then roast it on an open flame till golden brown spots appear on both the sides.
- Brush each naan with ½ tsp melted butter and serve immediately.
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per naan
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