• Serves 8
  • Difficulty Easy
  • 6 Ingredients


Flat breads are a great alternative to sandwiches and can also be used to make burritos or enchiladas – they are also super easy to make and at a fraction of the price of commercial flat breads or wraps.

Ingredients (serves 8)

  • 1 1/2 cups plain flour
  • 1 cup plain wholemeal flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1 cup water
  • Try adding herbs and spices for different flavours


  1. In a large mixing bowl combine all ingredients and mix well. As the dough starts to come together use clean hands to bring the dough together into a ball. Place the ball of dough on a floured surface and knead for about 5 minutes until the dough becomes very smooth and elastic. Divide the dough into 8 balls, cover with a tea towel and let rest for an hour.
  2. Once rested, heat a large frying pan over a medium heat and spray lightly with oil. Using a floured rolling pin roll each ball of dough on a floured surface until very thin. Place the rolled out dough into the frying pan one at a time and cook on each side for 20 – 30 seconds or until lightly golden. As you remove each bread from the pan place it between two clean tea towels to help keep the bread soft until ready to add filling. For best results add filling and serve immediately.

  • So easy. i often make gluten free flat breads with Buckwheat flour and carrot juice. Simple and nutritious.


  • Thanks for this. I would love to have home made instead of store bought.


  • Wondering if this could be done on a griddle so cooking more at a time.


  • Beautiful & simple !


  • Oh wow they are delicious too especially for pizza


  • These sound easy enough to make, I wonder if they keep for a few days?


  • I never have much luck with flat breads but I’ll give this recipe a go!


  • this looks yummy, great for chicken Caesar salad wraps mmmmm yum


  • Love how easy this recipe is. Thanks for sharing.


  • these look really nice, flat and even.


  • Thanks for sharing; I can’t wait to make these homemade flat breads for the family to enjoy!.


  • these flats breads taste so great yum


  • Love this, have always wanted to make home made flat breads but so many different recipes out there.
    Will be giving this a go.


  • Thanks for sharing. Interesting.


  • great tasty flat breads


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