Indian Fried Bread

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Jean Romero

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@Jean_Romero

We have these at least once a month, I love the fact that it is either a sweet bread or a bread for taco. Family does a thumbs up on this recipe.

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Serves:
8
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Deep Fry

Ingredients

4 c
flour
1 Tbsp
baking powder
1 tsp
salt
2 Tbsp
powder milk
1 1/2 c
water, warm
1 c
shortening
extra flour to flour your hands

How to Make Indian Fried Bread

Step-by-Step

  • 1Put flour in bowl, add baking powder, salt and powdered milk. Mix in warm water to form dough. Cover hands in flour.
  • 2Knead dough by hand until soft but not sticky. Cover with a cloth and let stand for 15 minutes. Shape dough into balls about 2 inches across then flatten by patting and stretching the dough. Melt shortening about an inch deep in frying pan. When hot put dough in pan. Fry one side till golden brown, then turn and fry the other.
  • 3This is a wonderful bread that can be used as a dessert by topping with honey, powdered sugar, etc. or can be used for main dishes such as topping with taco ingredients for an "Indian Taco".

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About Indian Fried Bread

Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids