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How to Make Easy Homemade Pita Bread Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

How to Make Easy Homemade Pita Bread Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn
Whether we're talking falafel or deli ham, pockets of pita bread are one of my top choices for sandwiches. So portable! So neatly contained! So easy to eat! The pitas you make at home are worlds apart from the stuff you buy in stores, and watching them puff to glorious heights in your oven or on your stovetop is culinary magic at its best. Here's how we do it. You can make pita bread either in the oven or on the stovetop, and there are advantages and disadvantages to both. Pita is also great make-ahead bread. How to Make Homemade Pita Bread Makes 8 rounds What You Need Ingredients 1 cup warm water (not hot or boiling)2 teaspoons active dry or instant yeast2 1/2 - 3 cups all-purpose flour2 teaspoons salt1-2 teaspoons olive oil (optional) Equipment Mixing bowlRolling pinCast iron skillet (for stovetop baking)Baking sheet or a baking stone (for oven baking) Instructions 1. 2. 3. At this point, you can refrigerate the pita dough until it is needed. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. Additional Notes:

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