Intelligent human civilization extends much farther than we originally believed. The following is a presentation of some of the strange aspects of humanity that have been long forgotten, while remembering that our ancestors left us artifacts in the form of incredible structures and monuments that we are meant to decode and decipher.
A roti of fine white maida, leavened, rolled out oval in shape, sprinkled with nigella kalonji seeds and baked in a tandoor or ordinary oven.
Small, mud plastered ovens closely resembling present-day tandoors' have been excavated at Kalibangan, and Indus Valley site. In about ADAmir Khusrau notes naan-e-tanuk light bread and naan-e-tanuri cooked in a tandoor oven at the imperial court in Delhi.
Naan was in Mughal times a popular breakfast food, accompanied by kheema or kabab, of the humbler Muslims. It is today associated with Punjabis, and is a common restaurant item, rather han a home-made one, all over India.
Achaya [Oxford University Press: The ancient recipe remains virtually unchanged.
Current applications for this bread product reflect a broad range of culinary adaptation and professional creativity. Foodservice professionals agree wraps of all kinds are hot.
Lavash are baked in tandoor ovens. It is leavened and baked in a tandoor. Lavash is served with kebabs and is used to scoop up food or wrap round food before being eaten Its origins are ancient and it is also known a lavash depending upon the region.
As in the other countries of this region large batches of this bread are made and stored for long periods. Lavash can be used as a plate, a saucepan, a spoon, or a napkin. Ranging from soft and pliable to crisp and cracker-like, lavash is a staple throughout the Caucasus, Iran, Lebanon, and Syria.
In Armenia, it became an important form of national self-expression and wisdom A very special tool is the batat or rabata, a wool- or hay-filled cushion used for stretching the dough.
Every Armenian household would have a set ot two batats: The bug cushion was used for baking lavach, while the little one was for smaller and thicker circle bread Tradionally, lavash is baked in a typical Middle Eastern tandoor-style oven, called a tonir in Armenia Armenians used to bake lavash in autumn, to be stored for use throughout the winter.
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