Pitta Bread

I like Falafel Sandwich a lot. However, getting pitta bread in pune is next to impossible. Only one place called Dorabjee keeps them. Still, getting fresh ones is again a challenge..Since, its far far away from my home, its not always possible..I used to stuff them in noormal roti/paratha. However, they dont work out as roti breaks apart very easily. I tried making them at home..We were not dissapointed at all.

Ingredients you will require to make about 7 pitta bread are :

1 cup of plain flour
1 and 1/2 cup of wheat flour
2 tsp dry yeast
1 tsp salt
1 tsp sugar

Method to prepare them :

Dissolve yeast in 1/4th cup of luke warm water and keep aside for 10 minutes.
Mix rest of the ingredients together.
Make a hole in center and pour the yeast into yeast.
Knead into a soft dough by adding water little by little.
Grease a vessel. Put the dough in it and cover with plastic wrap. Set aside for 2 hours.
It will increase in volume.
Divide into equal portions.
Roll out into 1/2 cm thick base.
Bake in preheated oven at 180 degree centigrade for 5 minutes on each side.
After the bread cools down, take a sharp knife and cut out from center . It will come out as pocket.


  1. Cool u tried making pita bread home,nice try

  2. wow home made pita breads looks so delicious...perfectly done

  3. Pita bread has come out really well . I'll try this.
    Btw I love your new Dp :-)
    Have a great weekend

  4. It has come out really perfect! It has a soft and fluffy texture!

  5. Wow you made pita bread at home! great dear :) it has come out perfect!

  6. Hey thats a perfect pitta bread recipe. I had tried once...the pitta bread was okay...but loved yur recipe. Will definitely try this version. Thanks for sharing this one!

  7. Hmm, gotta try some time. Soma pls accept the award..

  8. That's a nice dish Soma....never tried it, guess its time now!

  9. Perfectly baked. Looks great. There is something waiting for you in my blog. Plz collect it :)

  10. very nice baked..nevr thought of baking it at home..

  11. wow.. looks fantastic & delicious..

  12. hey i was searching for pita bread...thanQ for the recipe..

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