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  • 4 tsp. of Dry Yeast
  • 4 tsp. of Caster Sugar
  • A pinch of Salt
  • 1 tsp. Baking Powder
  • cup Whole Milk
  • 1 pound of All-Purpose Flour (Maida)
  • 1 Egg (beaten)
  • 8 tbsp. of Plain Yogurt
  • 2 tbsp. Vegetable Oil
  • 4 cloves of Garlic (Lehsan) (finely sliced)


  1. Warm the milk until it is just hot to the hand. Stir in the sugar and yeast and leave for 10 minutes. Sift the flour and add the salt and baking powder to it. Slowly stir in the yeast mixture and the rest of the ingredients and mix to a dough.
  2. Knead the dough for approximately 10 minutes and place it in a covered bowl for an hour and a half in a warm place. It should double in size. Preheat the oven to the highest heat with a heavy baking tray. knead the dough gently and divide into 4 portions and roll into a tear shape. Grease the baking tray, lay out the bread, sprinkle evenly with the garlic and return tray to the oven.
  3. Cook for 10 minutes and then place the nans under a hot grill for another minute or so or until brown. Lightly dust the breads with extra vegetable oil before serving.

Serving Suggestions: Serve Hot
Yield: 4 Servings
Recipe Category: Bread
Recipe Ethnic Group: Pakistani
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