Better-Than-Pita Grill Bread

55 mins (prep 45)
7 ingredients
makes 10 servings
Cooking these flatbreads in a grill pan gives them a smoky flavor. They can be served with hummus or the Lebanese Lamb and Bean Stew. Don't expect a pocket — they are like rustic tortillas.

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  • 2 cups all-purpose flour plus additional for dusting
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon fast-acting yeast from 1 (1/4-oz) package such as fleischmann's rapid rise yeast
  • 1/4 cup plus 1 tablespoon warm water (105-115°f)
  • 1/4 cup canola or vegetable oil
  • 1 tablespoon beaten egg
  • special equipment: a lightly oiled ridged grill pan, cast-iron skillet, or griddle


Serving Size (1.71 g)
Servings 10
Amount per Serving
Calories 2.9 Calories from Fat 0.54
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.06g 0.86%
Saturated Fat 0.01g 0.72%
Trans Fat 0.0 %
Cholesterol 0.01mg 0.05%
Sodium 233.4mg 97.25%
Total Carbohydrate 0.6g 2.01%
Dietary Fiber 0.0 g 0.12%
Sugars 0.49 g %
Protein 0.02g 0.32%
Vitamin A 0.03IU% Vitamin C 0.0mg%
Calcium 0.25mg% Iron 0.0mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
all-purpose flour plus, plus, warm water, canola or vegetable oil, beaten egg, a, special equipment


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