Peshwari Naan Recipe

Peshawari Naan is a special Naan stuffed with nuts and raisins. Learn how to make/prepare Peshwari Nan by following this easy recipe.
Peshwari Naan Recipe
Difficulty Easy
Rating 8.3 / 10 (7 votes)
Recipe Type Non Veg.

Ingredients:
  • 500 gm Plain flour
  • 250 ml Milk
  • 200 ml Water
  • 1 Egg
  • 25 gm Butter, melted
  • 1 tsp Sugar
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 1 tsp Bicarbonate of soda
  • 1 tbsp Ground almonds
  • 2 tbsp Thick plain yogurt
  • 2 tbsp Sultanas
  • 5 tbsp Clarified butter, for frying
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
How to make Peshwari Naan:
  • Mix flour, bicarbonate of soda, baking powder and salt together in a large bowl.
  • Add milk, water, egg, butter, yogurt, sugar and stir till the mixture becomes smooth dough.
  • Tip out onto a floured board and knead in the sultanas and almonds.
  • Make 8 balls from the dough, put it on a floured baking sheet and press out into naan shapes.
  • Leave them for about 15 minutes.
  • Take a frying pan and put it over a medium heat.
  • Add a tbsp of clarified butter.
  • Cook the naans (put one at a time for about one minute on each side) till golden and puffed up.
  • Serve them with curry.


Reviews and Ratings:
Giovanna posted 03/06/2012
I just made the dough following all the indicated quantities. Also for me the dough was far too soft to handle and added a lot more flour (at least another 300 gr) until I could shape it. I am about to fry them now... let's cross fingers :)
Trish posted 16/03/2012
As a first time naan maker,I made half the quantity to try it out. I found the mixture was very wet and impossible to form into a dough that I could handle. A couple more handfuls of flour,and the end product tasted fine:easy to cook in frying pan.

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