Paratha Recipe (#LC14158): This step by step recipe with photos of making a Paratha containing wheat flour with layers and cooked with ghee is part of the basic indian meal.
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In a food processor or hand, mix flour, salt and oil in a bowl.
Whole wheat flour
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Gradually add water and prepare a soft to medium-stiff dough & knead well.
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Divide into 8 equal portions and form into smooth balls.
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Roll out a little without any flour. Spread small amount of ghee on it and fold. Spread ghee on the quarter and fold again till you have a triangle.
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Dust a clean surface with a little flour. Roll out to a larger triangular shape of even thickness - ideally around 2 mm.
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Cook on each side for 1 minute over medium heat.
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Spread butter or ghee around the edges of the paratha while still in the pan and fry on each side for another minute.
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Serve hot with any vegetable dish and/or raita.