Sheermal

Yield: 1 servings

Measure Ingredient
3 cups Plain flour
1 cup Milk
2 tablespoons Milk extra
1 teaspoon Sugar
¾ cup Ghee
Salt to taste
Few saffron strands

Soak saffron strands in 2 tablespoon milk warmedium Keep aside.

Sift together flour and salt, sprinkle in sugar.

Take in a large bowl, add melted ghee.

Run in ghee with finger till evenly distributed.

Add milk a little at a time, and knead in dough.

When it forms a soft smooth lump, cover with moist cloth.

Keep aside for 2 hours, knead, keep aside again for 2 hours.

Knead again, divide into 7 parts.

Rub saffron strands in milk to dissolve.

Place an inverted heavy iron pan on lower shelf of oven.

Keep the grill on upper rack. Preheat to 250C.

Use dry flour for dusting while rolling.

Roll to thick round about 6" in diameter.

Prick with fork all over. Slap onto pan base.

Allow to bake till brown spots appear.

Move to grill with tongs.

Dip fingers in saffron milk and splash on sheermal.

Keep in oven few more seconds.

Or, bake in traditional tandoor or in inverted pressure cooker.

Remove, serve hot or wrap in slightly moist towel to collect.

Apply butter or ghee on top if desired.

Serve with gravies, veggies, curds, pickles or jams.

Making time: 30 minutes

Makes: 7 pieces

Shelflife: 2 days (cold can be eaten like bread) Converted by MC_Buster.

Converted by MM_Buster v2.0l.

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