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Pita Bread Recipe
|Sugar replacement||1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Liquid shortening||1 Teaspoon|
|Warm water||1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)|
|Flour||4 Cup (64 tbs)|
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 1886 Calories from Fat 88
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 10 g15.7%
Saturated Fat 2.1 g10.3%
Trans Fat 0.7 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 1969.8 mg82.1%
Total Carbohydrates 384 g128.1%
Dietary Fiber 15 g60.2%
Sugars 1.3 g
Protein 54 g108.9%
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0.04%
Calcium 9.2% Iron 135.8%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
Add 3 c. (750 mL) of the flour; stir to mix well. (Dough should be fairly stiff; if not, add more flour.) Turn out onto floured surface; knead in remaining flour. (Dough will be very stiff.) Form into 15 1/2 in. (40 cm) tube.
Cut into 15 slices.
Pat to make circles about 6 in. (15 cm) in diameter.
Lay on lightly greased baking pans; cover.
Allow to rise until almost doubled, about 1 1/2-2 hours.
Bake 475°F (245°C) for 10 to 12 minutes, or until lightly golden brown, puffed, and hollow.
These freeze well.