Easy Flatbread Recipe, best recipe flatbread | Jenny Can Cook (2024)

  • Print

Quick & Easy Flatbread

Homemade flatbread smells and tastes amazing. Mine is more like pita bread or naan and you can use it to make your own gyros, pizza, focaccia, or dip it into hummus. No stand mixer? Mix by hand and knead about 50 turns. And always aerate your flour before measuring.- Jenny Jones

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 5 minutes

Total Time: 30 minutes

Makes: Four 6-inch flatbreads

Easy Flatbread Recipe, best recipe flatbread | Jenny Can Cook (1)


  • 1 1/4 cups all purpose or bread flour
  • 1 teaspoon yeast (dry active or instant)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup warm water (110° F for active - 120° for instant)
  • 2 teaspoons olive oil


  1. Place flour, yeast, and salt into a mixing bowl.
  2. Add water and oil and beat for 1 minute.
  3. Place dough (it will be sticky) on a floured surface and cover with a towel. Let rest for 10 minutes.
  4. After 10 min., preheat a cast iron skillet to med-high.
  5. Divide dough into four and shape each piece into a ball.
  6. Roll each ball into a 6-inch circle.
  7. Cook on ungreased hot pan about 1 minute per side.

Notes: To make whole wheat flatbread use 1/2 whole wheat and half all-purpose flour.

For more on this recipe in my blog click here.

Quick & Easy Flatbread

Leave a Comment

  1. Toni

    April 29, 2023 at 10:31 pm

    I always wanted to make Naan bread so I finally tried this recipe. Love it and will continue to make this easy simple recipe. Delicious !

    Reply to this comment

  2. michelle

    April 3, 2023 at 5:25 pm

    I just love Jenny’s recipes. Sure wish she would make a comeback. Her recipes are straight forward simple and always delicious and fool proof! Now for this one, I’ll never go back buying store bought. A smidge tough but not sure why if any suggestions Id appreciate. Absolutely delicious

    Reply to this comment

    • Daniela

      February 26, 2024 at 11:33 am

      I 100% agree with you.
      Would love to see more of her. Every single recipe of hers that I’ve tried for the last 3 years is been bulletproof.

      Reply to this comment

    • Tom in Medellin, Colombia

      August 26, 2022 at 2:21 pm

      I have been using this recipe for tortilla-making since I posted here in 2021. I now have just used it today for making four English muffins cooked in a skillet. I did six minutes a side in my induction burner at 354 degrees. This temperature needs to be tinkered with a bit. Since I have added dried and fresh herbs; fresh and dried garlic; and seeds this recipe never fails me! Now you can make four muffins on the stove top, why do anything else when you want flat breads or English muffins or even sliders. Since I am very old man, I like to make my “daily bread” every morning. Please do not expect big holes in the round muffins. I even began to figure out that process yet. Thanks Jenny for this recipe once again.

      Reply to this comment

      • Jenny Can Cook

        August 26, 2022 at 3:24 pm

        Thank you for sharing your skills with all of us.

        Reply to this comment

      • Lorayne

        February 11, 2022 at 12:30 pm

        Made this a few nights ago – YUMMY!! The next time I did add Italian herbs, garlic powder, and a pinch of sugar to the dough. Right out of the pan, I brushed on garlic vegan butter and sprinkled it with chopped cilantro. Can’t wait to keep experimenting with flavors. Thank you once again, you are my “go to” .

        Reply to this comment

      • KJL

        December 9, 2021 at 5:09 pm

        We’re eating this now, hot right out of the pan. It was soooo good and Jenny’s video gave great tips. I wanted flatbread that had yeast but didn’t take 2 hours, like some recipes. This is the best of both worlds–the nice yeasty taste in a short amount of time. I think we’re going to make this a lot 🙂

        Reply to this comment

      • Tom in Medellín Colombia

        November 15, 2021 at 7:00 am

        I have been making these great flatbread for at least six months. My results are always consistent from the first batch. They keep well in the refrigerator is I double my efforts.

        When Jenny speaks, we all should listen!

        Medellín, Colombia

        Reply to this comment

      • Cindy

        August 11, 2021 at 12:35 pm

        Hey Jenny,
        Sorry; I haven’t seen your show and only recently found out that you had one. However, I’ve been trying your recipes since March 2020 and love every recipe that I’ve tried. I couldn’t make bread before and now I do pizza dough, facaccia, cinnamon bread braid, etc. Thank you for all the easy to use recipes!

        Reply to this comment

      • Steve

        June 27, 2021 at 5:12 pm

        Hi Jenny! Loved your show!

        I love the flatbreads and sometimes add about a teaspoon or so of King Arthur Flour Pizza Seasoning to the dough…makes them taste great!

        Reply to this comment

        • Steve

          June 27, 2021 at 5:13 pm

          I forgot to mention that I like to make little personal pizzas out of them. LOL

          Reply to this comment

        • Amy

          June 27, 2021 at 2:25 am

          I’ve made these flatbreads many times …. thank you !
          I find all of your recipes to be straightforward, easy, and delicious !! Keep doing what your doing 👍.

          Reply to this comment

        • Leah

          April 16, 2021 at 10:06 pm

          Hi Jenny!

          I love this recipe and wondered if I wanted to double it do I also need to use 2 packets of yeast? I have seen some bread recipes use at least twice as much flour with just 1 packet of yeast. I appreciate your opinion. Thank you so much for all your wonderful recipes and fun videos. I love them. 🥰. God bless you.

          Reply to this comment

          • Aamina

            January 21, 2023 at 5:42 pm

            I doubled the recipe, but kept the yeast at 1 teaspoon. It came out really delicous. Yes, Jenny has a soothing way of explaining the recipe to both the flat bread pita and the regular bread recipe. I have made her recipes for the past 3 years.
            God bless!

            Reply to this comment

          • Joan

            March 20, 2021 at 12:31 pm


            Sorry ! My cat jumped up on my laptop !!

            Sooo…..just wondered if a stainless frypan would work for your flatbreads
            and tortillas. Just extra oil to keep them from sticking, perhaps ??

            Thanks, Jenny. Cheers from Canada

            Reply to this comment

          • Joan

            March 20, 2021 at 12:21 pm

            Jenny, you are my favourite cook ! Your wonderful sense of humour adds amazing flavour to all your recipes. Good old Canadian humour. It warms my heart. I will never forget your hilarious story about washing your husband’s treasured autographed baseball ! I have re-told that story to every friend and
            family member and stranger who would listen

            Down to business ! Would my gorgeous new stainless steel frypan work your flatbreads and tortillas ? Electric stove. This was a recent gift and I am not famuliarvwith it yei

            Reply to this comment

          • Victoria

            March 5, 2021 at 6:42 am

            Fantastic i have made pizza everyone loved them nothing left. Also i have eaten them plain wonderful ,love your page vicky

            Reply to this comment

          • David H

            October 24, 2020 at 1:13 pm

            I love this recipe. It really is easy to make. I do not have a gas stove and there for I do not have a cast iron pan, but don’t let this stop you!!

            I use a non stick pan on a glass top stove on high heat.

            Although delicious as is, I add 2 teaspoons of Nigella Sativa seeds (can be found at an Indian grocery store, also known as black cumin seeds). This gives a gentle flavour of black pepper, oregano and onion.

            Another method, I have used the BBQ. Delicious, but tends to be more crispy.

            Reply to this comment

          • Brenda

            October 12, 2020 at 9:46 am

            My comment is the one Oct 12 2020 that is not in order so that why I’m telling you this you can Look for it and so I didn’t have to write it again. Thanks

            Reply to this comment

          • Kristine

            October 4, 2020 at 3:47 pm

            This flatbread recipe is great, thanks!
            Had never watched the video until today, oh my, your pool boy comment at the end was hysterical. Thanks for the laugh!!

            Reply to this comment

          • duke

            October 1, 2020 at 6:22 pm

            ever since my girlfriend left me i’ve been learning how to cook to win her back someday. many thanks

            Reply to this comment

            • Jay

              December 12, 2020 at 1:51 pm

              Is this real? Are you ok? Hope you win her back with you sick new skills.

              Reply to this comment

            • Magi

              August 7, 2020 at 11:39 am

              Thanks a lot for all you recipes. I tried several of them for how to make whole wheat , white bread , flat bread and oats chocolate chip cookies . All of them were delicious and easy to make. I am sure the rest of your recipes are delicious too. I like your cooking style.????

              Reply to this comment

            • Angelita Sandoval

              July 7, 2020 at 10:29 pm

              Thank you for teaching me how to cook, i lost my mom at a very young age and you cook just like her i love watching your cooking shows with my husband and children and im always sharing your recipes.

              Reply to this comment

            • Mary

              June 6, 2020 at 7:03 pm

              Thank You, God Bless You! Everyday I have been cooking or baking your recipes with my kids, all family is having healthy delicious homemade food and certainly enough “comfort food” thanks to you. My friends send me their love, appreciation just because I shared your website and videos with them! All recipes we have tried were wonderful even at the first try. My kids now love cooking just because of you! You are an Angel!
              This recipe was a hit today, like others, tried first time, loved it, we made salmon salad wraps, kids finished in minutes!
              Your recipes are very practical. I work full time 5 days a week and still apply them to my routine. Let me add: I had no experience of baking!
              Thank you for all your time and effort for sharing these recipes, your videos, and in a way sharing your light and cheerfulness with us!

              Reply to this comment

            • Vicky

              May 18, 2020 at 1:41 pm

              So yummy had never made after done made flatbread pizza pretty impressive thank u vicky

              Reply to this comment

            • Mary

              May 1, 2020 at 4:30 pm

              I made these tonight for our homemade donairs! Easy peasy. I activated the yeast in the warm water with a tsp of sugar for a few minutes before tossing it all into my stand mixer. Rolled out very thin and pan fried in my cast iron pan! Couldn’t be better, thank you for this recipe!

              Reply to this comment

            • Lori

              May 1, 2020 at 11:28 am

              Just made these & it was such a simple recipe & very easy to do. I was wondering if I made a bigger batch if you could freeze these?

              Reply to this comment

            • Paula S.

              April 24, 2020 at 9:05 am

              Just made my second batch this morning. I roll mine really flat before cooking them in the cast iron skillet. Husband loves them and we enjoy them with hummus. Makes a small batch which is perfect for the two of us.

              Reply to this comment

            • Jodi

              April 24, 2020 at 8:18 am

              I was going over videos on you tube looking for an easy bread to make during this shelter-at-home order. I stumbled upon a nice, funny lady showing me how to aerate flour, alongside youtube suggested her flatbread, which I made and it was fantastic! I doubled the recipe and made extra. They were even better the next morning. I would have taken a pic but they all got eaten up! 🙂

              I decided to learn more about this clever and humorous lady and was amazed to see it was Jenny Jones from my earlier years! I admire that this collection is not intended for profit, just for the love of cooking and sharing knowledge. It feels good to see what Jenny is doing with her time and energy, this is an example of how we make the world a better place. Thank so much, Jenny!

              Reply to this comment

              • Jenny Can Cook

                April 24, 2020 at 10:24 am

                Thank you for the kind words. ❤️

                Reply to this comment

              • Chickcancook

                May 18, 2020 at 9:48 am

                Everything you wrote is exactly my thought. Jenny Jones from my younger years! Thank Jenny! you’re amazing! My favorite on the whole youtube universe of cooking.

                Reply to this comment

                • Franca

                  May 24, 2020 at 9:46 am

                  Jenny where have you been all my life your recipes have made me and my family very happy!
                  God Bless you

                  Reply to this comment

                • Jeffrey Ray

                  April 19, 2020 at 3:50 pm

                  Made this twice now for family flatbread pizza. Delicious, simple and easy. Thanks so much!

                  Reply to this comment

                • Anny

                  April 18, 2020 at 7:55 pm

                  Yummy and easy flatbread!! Made pizzas During quarantine! Thank you Jenny!!!

                  Reply to this comment

                • wsa

                  April 15, 2020 at 11:00 am

                  I’ve made this a few times and it always turns out well.

                  It’s also good for stuffed flatbread. I mixed up some mashed potato, onion, cheese, salt and pepper, and made balls of 3-4 tablespoons (ish). Roll out the dough to 4-5in, place the potato mix in the middle, seal it up like a dumpling, then roll it out to the normal size and cook as usual.

                  Reply to this comment

                • Kyndall

                  April 10, 2020 at 1:23 pm

                  Day 2 of discovering Mrs. Jenny’s awesome recipes… Done! Love this as much as the Fastest No-Knead Bread from yesterday!

                  Reply to this comment

                • Joe in Toronto

                  April 10, 2020 at 12:04 pm

                  Tried these a couple weeks ago they were super… so again tonight for personal pizzas. You’re awesome Jenny!

                  Reply to this comment

                • Brooks

                  April 10, 2020 at 11:38 am

                  So easy and delicious! Thank you for sharing.

                  Reply to this comment

                • April

                  April 10, 2020 at 9:25 am

                  No One puts out more simple but super tasty recipes than this site. Thank you!

                  Reply to this comment

                • Lina

                  April 7, 2020 at 11:37 am

                  Done! Easy recipe, used 1/2 white, 1/2 whole wheat and wine bottle as rolling pin since I no longer have rolling pin! Thank you Jenny for showing us how simple it can be-even with no machine mixer and no rolling pin….

                  Reply to this comment

                • Lina Palmer

                  April 6, 2020 at 12:01 pm

                  Love ALL your recipes Jenny! Have shared with many friends…
                  Help…I don’t have a mixer…can I do this in deep bowl and hand mix???
                  Thank you so much for your wonderful recipes and videos….
                  would love to see you in a homemade beautiful face mask!!

                  Reply to this comment

                  • Lina

                    April 7, 2020 at 10:29 am

                    Got it! I’ll do the 50 turns see what happens-thanks- sorry I didn’t read thoroughly

                    Reply to this comment

                  • Barbara

                    April 4, 2020 at 12:32 pm

                    Thank you Jenny instead of the news I’m watching you cook.
                    Enjoy watching can’t wait to try recipes
                    Thank you ?


                    Reply to this comment

                    • Judi

                      April 5, 2020 at 3:48 pm

                      Could not agree more. I’ve been making your breads giving them away and trading for lemons. What’s the saying if life gives you lemons. Bread is my free therapy and blessing. Thankyou especially at this time.

                      Reply to this comment

                    • Diane Gonzales

                      March 25, 2020 at 11:21 am

                      I made the flatbread last night I think I did something wrong came out a little hard

                      Reply to this comment

                    • Sir

                      March 23, 2020 at 3:18 pm

                      This was a perfect recipe in a pinch! Kids enjoyed making them with me! I miss your talk show! You are so positive!

                      Reply to this comment

                    • Tim

                      March 16, 2020 at 5:30 pm

                      This is so good and so easy! I’ve done a lot of cooking and baking for a lot of years, but only recently decided to try my hand at making tortillas, and now flatbreads. Both are crazy easy to make and both are delicious!

                      Re: this recipe specifically . . . I made some mushroom barley soup the other day for some dinner guests, and thought I’d make a couple of French baguettes. Unfortunately, I didn’t allow enough time, so I quickly searched “Yummly” for something super quick to throw together . . .“Quick flatbread” (fingers crossed), and Bingo!! It’s wonderful!

                      Reply to this comment

                    • Cyndy

                      March 6, 2020 at 10:14 am

                      Easy. Quick. Satisfying. Delicious.

                      I wanted a last minute addition to my lamb chop and lentil beet salad dinner….found this recipe and everyone loved it!

                      Reply to this comment

                    • lily

                      February 28, 2020 at 6:29 am

                      Hello Jenny,
                      I had to redo this flatbread recipe because I was wondering what went wrong the first time I have done it and finally thought maybe it was the yeast or the temperature of the water. Made a nice batch and it came out really good and even better then what we buy. The whole family enjoyed. I left out the garlic powder in one batch and I have added a little garlic powder in another batch. Both came out fantastic. I had made a pizza with the flatbread and it really beats the naan bread we buy at the store. Thank you Jenny for simple and enjoyable recipes. I encourage for any recipe people try and it does not work,to try it again, because its worth it.

                      Reply to this comment

                    • lily

                      February 27, 2020 at 12:18 pm

                      Hello Jenny,
                      I have tried your no-knead bread and it is wonderful and I cannot stop making a two loaf per month. I decided why not try the flatbread and I did today. I have decided to put garlic powder about 1\4 teaspoon, it was too much to my liking. I will need to try a little less or none at all. I was a little disappointed because I have expected it would taste the same as the one in the store or better. Maybe I have done something incorrectly. I have two more which I will do a pizza tonight and let you know if it is better since I will put it in the oven. I may think that I have not cooked enough in the pan. I would like to know which olive oil you have used ? Everyone wrote they loved this recipe so maybe I may have done something incorrectly. I will sure try again, not giving up. lol

                      Reply to this comment

                    • Jeanne

                      January 11, 2020 at 4:39 am

                      I don’t have a mixer like yours, just a hand held. Will it work just as well?

                      Reply to this comment

                    • Jfitz

                      January 3, 2020 at 8:15 am

                      Love this recipe! I use it all the time now. Thanks for the great bread!

                      Reply to this comment

                    • Dee

                      December 26, 2019 at 8:50 pm

                      Jenny, you mentioned in the video that you especially like these made with whole wheat flour. When subbing w/w flour for white flour do I increase the amount of yeast? Love your recipes! Thank you!

                      Reply to this comment

                      • Jenny Can Cook

                        December 26, 2019 at 8:58 pm

                        I do not increase the yeast for whole wheat flatbread.

                        Reply to this comment

                      • Daniella

                        December 6, 2019 at 6:49 pm

                        Love these flatbreads!!! Thank you so much.

                        Reply to this comment

                      • Christina S

                        November 18, 2019 at 7:37 pm

                        My mom and gma showed me how to make ‘fried bread’ when I was very young. I made it for my children all the time. They are all grown, 36 yrs old to 30, my youngest, and they still request mom’s fried bread all the time. My mom and gma also made fried corn bread like the fried bread and we all loved it. My kids even loved eating the fried bread with sausage gravy on it instead of the homemade bisquits for breakfast. They still eat my fried bread with butter and jam on it. Fried bread is one of the greatest recipes.

                        Reply to this comment

                        • Donna M. Howard-Leak

                          December 17, 2019 at 1:25 pm

                          Will you please send me your recipe for the fried bread and cornbread?

                          Reply to this comment

                        • Brenda

                          October 12, 2020 at 9:36 am

                          I would like to have your recipes for your fried bread and the fried cornbread. My mom made fried bread I loved it. She would make when she made chili. I grew up with it but sadly to say my mom passed away before I could get her recipe it was one of those that was in her head. I have tried to make it but it wants to break up. I knew what went in but had to guess how much. Hers was flour, Crisco in the can, salt ,milk. I hope yours might be the same or close to it. If not I would like to try yours. Thanks for your time.

                          Reply to this comment

                        • Aimee

                          September 21, 2019 at 6:18 pm

                          Another great, easy recipe Jenny! The flat bread turned out perfect and the whole family loved it. This one will definitely go in my recipe book for only “superstar” recipes. I will never buy processed store-bought flatbread again. Thank you!

                          Reply to this comment

                        • Claudine Lahaie

                          September 18, 2019 at 12:33 pm

                          ” Wrap my pool boy…but he said no”!!! Hahahaha . You are so funny! thank you for this great recipe. 🙂

                          Reply to this comment

                        • Niece

                          May 31, 2019 at 12:57 pm

                          Just discovered flatbread…..looking for a quick and easy recipe…..this was it! Can’t wait to try it with pizza! Thank you Jen!

                          Reply to this comment

                        • Mark

                          May 20, 2019 at 4:42 pm

                          This is the BOMB! Wife and I love this recipe. Works for a variety of meals. One day I challenged my son. Six flatbread pizzas with clean up in under an hour. Okay we had the stuff, sauce, pepperoni, cheese, etc. EZ PEE ZE done and fun. Keep the recipes coming!

                          Reply to this comment

                        • Lynda

                          March 13, 2019 at 9:38 am

                          Thanks for the great recipe. I was in a time crunch and found this,thank goodness! Light,tender and fast! Definitely will keep this one handy.

                          Reply to this comment

                        • Larisa

                          January 30, 2019 at 8:43 am

                          If the bread is flat, why you add the yeast?

                          Reply to this comment

                          • Jan R

                            December 8, 2019 at 12:04 pm

                            The yeast makes it lighter and also adds flavor. If you didn’t add it you would just have a fried paste.

                            Reply to this comment

                          • Joseph Valentinetti

                            January 23, 2019 at 12:25 pm


                            Reply to this comment

                          • Bella Payne

                            December 11, 2018 at 1:23 pm

                            This flat bread was just divine. Used my cast iron crepe pan and the recipe worked perfectly. Used grape seed oil on my crepe pan because it has a very high smoking threshold

                            Reply to this comment

                          • Dee

                            June 5, 2018 at 2:38 am

                            These were so yummy,soft,quick and easy. I doubled the recipe and added a tablespoon of sugar just to have softer flavor instead of a plain salt bread. It turned out great! My dough was soft and fluffy and was easy to roll out. We used some for little pizza (we love pizza) and the rest I freeze in a Ziploc bag for when we need to make a quick pizza or sandwich. Just put your toppings over your frozen bread,pop them in the oven and they come out so crispy and tasting fresh. Great recipe (its my favor after trying at least 15 different recipes) Thanks for sharing!!

                            Reply to this comment

                          • Lori

                            January 27, 2018 at 3:49 pm

                            Made these tonight and used them for little pizzas. They came out fantastic. This recipe is a keeper. Thanks, Jenny!

                            Reply to this comment

                          • Brooke

                            January 2, 2018 at 5:31 pm

                            Should they be cooked in the pan on medium high, that was too hot for a dry food. I did and it smoked up my whole house because the pan was dry and too hot. It said not to oil it.

                            Reply to this comment

                            • Jenny Can Cook

                              January 2, 2018 at 5:44 pm

                              It’s for a cast iron pan, which can tolerate the high heat.

                              Reply to this comment

                              • Jamie Reynolds

                                December 20, 2019 at 12:10 pm

                                Hi Jenny, unfortunately I don’t have a cast iron pan. What do you recommend?

                                Reply to this comment

                                • Sandy Quispe

                                  February 6, 2020 at 4:38 pm

                                  I use a large griddle for all my flatbread recipes because we eat it with soup pretty often and I can cook 3-4 at a time. I usually set it to 375 degrees F when cooking flatbread but the time per side will differ depending on the recipe and it’s ingredients. Hope that helps!

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • Greg

                                  April 28, 2018 at 12:28 pm

                                  She’s using a gas stove which is generally a bit cooler than an electric stove in my experience. If you have an electric I wouldn’t go above medium for this, otherwise there will be burning and sticking and smoking.

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • Sommer

                                  November 7, 2017 at 7:14 pm

                                  So I have making your easy pan pizza for many years. Decided to give this a try to go with the salad I was making for dinner. It was so easy. The family loved it . My husband is trying to come up with all the ways to make it into a meal. We’re thinking tacos. Thank you so much!

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • AB

                                  November 5, 2017 at 2:04 pm

                                  I made this tonight and my husband and I loved it. I’ll be making this on a regular basis from now on. Thank you

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • tk

                                  October 19, 2017 at 10:35 am

                                  Your recipes are the best. Cannot go wrong with any of your breads. No kneads are outstanding and I could not imagine anything tasting better. Thanks

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • Daniel

                                  September 18, 2017 at 11:56 am

                                  Jenny, have to tell you…I enjoy your videos so much. It is so relaxing, I’m learning a lot from you and your humor is fantastic. Please, don’t ever stop!

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • Stacey

                                  August 26, 2017 at 8:20 pm

                                  Thanks so much, this is delicious! I used the recipe to make flatbread pizza baking it for an additional 7 mins at 425 F. Turned out great.

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • Judith Correa

                                  August 6, 2017 at 4:58 pm

                                  Love this recipe, easy, delicious and fast. I knead it by hand.

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • Joanne Scarpinati

                                  August 1, 2017 at 6:55 pm

                                  I made them and we loved them! Made some hummus to go with it. I have included this as one of my go to recipes.

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • Mom2ahandfull

                                  July 11, 2017 at 10:37 pm

                                  Thank you so much for this recipe! This will be my favourite go-to bread when I don’t have hours to let regular bread rise, cook and cool. I doubled the recipe for our family of 6 (almost 7), and used the whole-wheat version. I had to use all my will power not to eat more than one, as I have to save enough for our lunch tomorrow. I smeared some butter on a freshly cooked one and devoured it! I know my family will definitely love it. May God bless you, Jenny!

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • Peg

                                  June 24, 2017 at 11:59 am

                                  I use this recipe all the time. Thanks, Jenny! I always double it and keep the extras in a ziplock bag in the fridge for quick use. I mix a container of pizza sauce and keep in fridge. Always cook extra sausage patties so as to have the leftover ones to crumble over the pizza along with pepperoni, onion, black olives, peppers and of course, lots of cheese. So easy to quickly put a pizza together and cook in the convection oven. Good, homemade pizza in a flash. I love this recipe, my pizzas love this recipe, my waistline? Eh, that’s another story. lol Thanks again, Jenny, for this wonderful, easy to make recipe.

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • Curtis

                                  June 17, 2017 at 2:04 pm

                                  I just made this with “organic unbleached flour” (a friend of my wife has those kinds of issues) and it came out wonderful. To the point that I made a batch. Then a double batch. And am currently waiting for the triple batch to proof 🙂

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • Judith

                                  June 10, 2017 at 1:17 pm

                                  I am so happy to find this recipe! Today will be the 4th time i made it. I add 2 spoons of flaxeed to mine. Love it!

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • Kassey

                                  April 24, 2017 at 8:22 pm

                                  I was just about to run out to the store for flatbreads then I remembered watching your video, your recipes have never failed me before so I made them for the first time, you are right! I will never buy flat bread or tortillas again! I made the dough in my food processor, rolled half much thinner to experiment, perfect tortillas! Dough was so easy and fun to work with, thank you for making my life easier although you’re not so good for the economy, if I had gone to the store I would have returned with at least 10 other groceries items (mostly junk.) THANKS AGAIN.

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • Sabrina

                                  April 20, 2017 at 9:28 pm

                                  Hi Jenny,

                                  This is the third time I make these from your recipe and I absolutely love it because its SO easy! Yum yum yum

                                  Thank you Jenny

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • Papa H

                                  April 9, 2017 at 1:15 pm

                                  Great bread with New Mexico Style Posole Soup. Turned out better then any of the others I have tried. Simple quick and very tasty. Even better when cooked on the charcoal grill.

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • Priscilla

                                  January 26, 2017 at 11:39 am

                                  Just to let you know…the quick loaf that I am baking today in my dutch oven is rising..:) and I just finished a batch of flatbread..which we are enjoying with hummus. I did have to make an adjustment to the amount of flour. 1/3 cup more to get it to bind together. It was otherwise delicious and one I will keep in my arsenal of go to recipes..Thank you Jenny!

                                  Reply to this comment

                                • LizBeth

                                  October 5, 2016 at 4:54 pm

                                  Am going to try this recipe approach with gluten-free 1for1 flour. I will let you know how it works out. Have all but given up flour – except what comes over from Israel as I believe that grain has not been messed with genetically. Kosher for Passover means, to me, that the grain is ancient and has had no alterations – same as G-d gave us from the beginning.

                                  Reply to this comment

                                  • raceychic

                                    July 18, 2017 at 1:11 pm

                                    There is a company called Bread Beckers on the Northwest side of Atlanta that has wheat that is not GMO or treated with pesticides.
                                    The email is breadbeckers.com and the phone number is 770-516-5000.
                                    Check out the website.
                                    I have 3 – 45 gallon pails of wheat berries( soft white, hard white and hard red) in my home and I grind my flour from this wheat to bake.

                                    Reply to this comment

                                  • Razia

                                    September 11, 2016 at 3:23 pm

                                    I have always wanted to.make these but it always called for a cast iron skillet can I use an ordinary frying pan

                                    Reply to this comment

                                    • Jenny

                                      September 14, 2016 at 11:49 am

                                      I have only used cast iron so please look at other recipes to see if other pans can be used.

                                      Reply to this comment

                                    • Scott

                                      January 15, 2017 at 12:47 pm

                                      I don’t have a cast iron skillet. I make these all the time and just use a frying pan.

                                      Reply to this comment

                                      • Jenny

                                        January 15, 2017 at 1:14 pm

                                        Thanks for helping out.

                                        Reply to this comment

                                      • Stephanie

                                        February 9, 2017 at 9:03 am

                                        I have used a griddle, it’s larger and you can cook more than one at a time.

                                        Reply to this comment

                                      • Jeanne L

                                        August 26, 2016 at 3:17 pm

                                        We moved to Maine and I can’t seem to find any decent pita bread where I live. But now I can make my own. I just made this recipe and it was so easy, quick, and they tasted so fresh and good. So much better than the packaged bread. I made fresh hummus and the two went together perfectly. Thanks for sharing this recipe. I can’t wait to make it again!

                                        Reply to this comment

                                      • ninette

                                        August 9, 2016 at 5:08 am

                                        Dear Jen, you have said to use half wheat half APF total 1 cup but what about the quarter cup as recipe says 1and quart cup flour please clarify thanks

                                        Reply to this comment

                                        • Jenny

                                          August 9, 2016 at 9:31 am

                                          Thank you for catching my mistake. I should have just left it at half & half and will adjust the recipe. So it should be 1/2 cup + 2 Tbsp. of each flour.

                                          Reply to this comment

                                        • Marcy

                                          July 30, 2016 at 4:12 pm

                                          Jenny, you are a delight, and an inspiration when I become bored of my usual fare. Your smile and bright eyes infect people with good feelings. Your site is a bright spot on the internet.

                                          God bless you, and may you continue to show us just how easy it is to make things from scratch.

                                          Reply to this comment

                                        • Sammie

                                          July 3, 2016 at 4:54 pm

                                          This was easy breezy and so delicious, easy to make while preparing dinner…thanks so much

                                          Reply to this comment

                                        • Sian

                                          June 22, 2016 at 8:01 am

                                          Made these today. Really pleased! Will be making again. Thank you for sharing! ☺

                                          Reply to this comment

                                        • Emily

                                          May 24, 2016 at 7:08 pm

                                          This is my new go to recipe! Thank you so much. I have a question. I’d like to cook this for a crowd, so just simply multiplying the ingredients. But it doesn’t seem prudent to multiply the yeast. Do you have any recommendations? I’m thinking about making 60 flatbreads.

                                          Reply to this comment

                                          • Jenny

                                            May 26, 2016 at 5:36 pm

                                            I wish I could help but I have only made four at a time. You may have to look at other recipes to help with the amount of yeast.

                                            Reply to this comment

                                          • Daniele

                                            June 17, 2016 at 11:45 am

                                            Why not just make ahead and freeze? I just made four and froze two, double wrapped. Just love them.

                                            Reply to this comment

                                          • Janaki

                                            May 15, 2016 at 2:30 am

                                            Hi Jenny,
                                            I love your cooking! Thank you so much for your great videos.
                                            I am allergic to yeast. Would your bread recipes work with sour dough?
                                            Kind regards,

                                            Reply to this comment

                                            • Jenny

                                              May 15, 2016 at 4:49 pm

                                              I’m sorry I have no experience with sourdough.

                                              Reply to this comment

                                            • Justin

                                              May 2, 2016 at 7:07 am

                                              Hello Jenny, I made this recipe this morning to try it out because I am looking for something else to use rather the buying a loaf of bread for my lunches. I let the dough sit for 10-15 min and it didn’t really rise. I used the correct temp of water. I rolled them out to six inch sized and they ended up around 4 inches by the time I got to them to put on my grittle. They cam out very good. But I’m not sure if they are suppose to be really dense or more fluffy. Not quite like a thick fluffy pancake but not dense. When I go to bent it as if into a taco shape it breaks. I did mix by hand for a min or two before I let it sit.

                                              Reply to this comment

                                              • Jenny

                                                May 3, 2016 at 4:07 pm

                                                A couple of suggestions: It might be a good idea to watch the video again. If you have an electric mixer, it’s better to use it. The dough is not supposed to rise, only rest for 10 minutes. If the flatbreads are not soft enough, it could be from the pan not being hot enough or not rolling them big enough. A cast iron pan will give the best result. If you try again, be sure to follow the recipe exactly with no changes at all. I make these all the time and they are always soft, puffy, and flexible. Good luck!

                                                Reply to this comment

                                              • Maureen

                                                April 22, 2016 at 1:35 pm

                                                HEY Jenny, how is it going? I watch your video on how to make flat bread and i just love it i will try and make it at home i love flat bread.thank you for your video..

                                                Reply to this comment

                                              • Nita

                                                April 5, 2016 at 8:15 am

                                                I have used this recipe several times because my grocery store runs out Naan almost as soon as they get it in. It goes perfect with my Tikka Masala and Madras curry! I ended up doubling the recipe and adding minced garlic and fresh cilantro and it turned out perfect and tasty. This is a must-have recipe!! I also did it all by hand because I don’t have any mixers.

Easy Flatbread Recipe, best recipe flatbread | Jenny Can Cook (2024)
Top Articles
Easy, flaky Wham Bam Pie Crust recipe
Slow Cooker Red Beans and Rice Recipe
What is the meaning of Ramo de Rosas?
60+ Fun Bridal Shower Ideas (Themes, Games & More) » All Gifts Considered
Latest Posts
Blackberry Mead: One Gallon Recipe
Over 50 Delicious Leftover Turkey Recipes
Article information

Author: Aracelis Kilback

Last Updated:

Views: 6207

Rating: 4.3 / 5 (44 voted)

Reviews: 91% of readers found this page helpful

Author information

Name: Aracelis Kilback

Birthday: 1994-11-22

Address: Apt. 895 30151 Green Plain, Lake Mariela, RI 98141

Phone: +5992291857476

Job: Legal Officer

Hobby: LARPing, role-playing games, Slacklining, Reading, Inline skating, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, Dance

Introduction: My name is Aracelis Kilback, I am a nice, gentle, agreeable, joyous, attractive, combative, gifted person who loves writing and wants to share my knowledge and understanding with you.