Sep 17, 2011

Butter Naan made in Oven

Naan is a Indian flat bread which is normally made in a tandoor...If you are wondering what is a tandoor...

Tandoor is a large clay container which is filled half way with coal...Traditionally thet stick this naan bread dough over the sides of the tandoor and the heat from the coal will cook the naan bread in no time...

Normally our house don’t carry these kind of things so I have a naan recipe which is made in normal oven and it works perfect...

In future I will post a recipe which can be made in normal tawa...So wait for it...

Now off to the recipe...I hope you like it..


All purpose flour / Maida-2 ½ cup or 250 gms
Yeast-1 tblspn
Salt-1 tsp
Sugar-1 tblspn
Warm water as needed
Oil-1 tblspn
Butter for brushing on top


Preheat the oven to highest temperature..
Mine went to 250°C(500°F)

In a mixing bowl add flour,sugar,salt,yeast together..

Pour in warm water and make a soft dough..Apply some oil and cover it with a damn cloth.

Let it rise for 30 mins..Divide into equal balls.

Roll this into oval shape and put this into a tray.

Put the tray into the oven in broil mode and cook for 2-3 min till it gets golden spots on top and puffed up.

Take it out of the oven and brush with some butter.

Serev hot with any curry.

Take all your ingrediants
Add salt,sugar and yeast with flour...Mix together

make a well in the middle

Add in warm water and mix well

Make it into a dough

add some oil and spread it

Let it rest

till it doubles in size

Divide into equal portions

Roll it into a oval shape

Put it in the tray

Cook it in the oven

Very puffy

take some melted butter and apply on naan

Look at the pocket..You could even stuff something in this

Serve it with your favorite curry


  1. Looks delicious and tempting. Nice steps.

  2. Wow...super recipe...Bookmarking this..

  3. Aarthi, you're killing me over here with this tasty post. I loooove naan .... oh, when I want to pretend I'm not allergic to gluten, I eat naan - because it's soo yummy!
    I'm working on a gluten-free version of it, because I don't want to live without it! Looks so delicious and perfectly done!!

  4. Me encanta este pan. Esa receta me la guardo porque seguro que la hago. Es una verdadera delicia!!!!. Thank-you for your recipe. Kiss

  5. Butter naan looks delicious and yummy. Lovely preparation.

    Hamaree Rasoi

  6. este pan no lo he probado pero tiene que estar muy bueno, y crujiente, al horno te ha quedado de lujo.
    feliz dia

  7. What an interesting and welcome idea to make naan in the oven:)

  8. naan looks perfect...very soft...yum

  9. Rumana Rawat, Saraswathi Iyer,Tina, Hamaree, La cocina de mi abuelo, Thanks dear for your comment

    Emily I am really happy that you loved my post...Thanks for your comment..I want to tell you that naan is one of my favorite too...

    Anna..Thanks for your lovely comment..Kiss

    Archana Yes it is...Try it soon

    MªJosé I will say that you should try it as soon as possible...

    Dzoli Thanks dear...

    Chitra Yes it is....It cameout so soft....

  10. These naan look wonderful, and not difficult bake.
    Thank You.

  11. Seems easy to prepare...cud u pls mention the oven temperature?

  12. Anthony..Yes it is

    Anon....I set my oven to 250 degree celcius..450 degree farenheat..

  13. Hi Aarthi,thanks for sharing the easy method. I made it and it came out perfect.
    Thank You

  14. Can we do this in glass baking tray?? N ur naan looks really yummy

  15. In convection grill microwave..what mode u need to cook dis..what vll b d temp nd timing

  16. My OTG doesn't have broil mode. it has only bake and grill mode. then what to do??

  17. @Daya Vanicheck this naan recipe

  18. aarthi u r awesome..what a patience u have yaar...u prepare these many items in a day..who will eat these many dishes daily..don't it get waste?

  19. @aashai dont prepare these many recipe, i am sharing my old recipes as much in fb

  20. Hai Aarthi .I tried u naan kids and hubby just loved it...thanks for ur recipe...

  21. WOW.... This is a very nice recipe. Looks so good. Nice picture. So tempting...
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  22. U know what I hve became your fan...

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