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| ||naan (नान)|
Description: Naan bread. A leavened flatbread cooked in a tandoor and made from white wheat flour, yoghurt, egg and butter and baked in a tandoor. The baker is called the naanbai.
Ethnicity: Indian Subcontinent
Most frequent country: Widespread
Also known as: nan
See foods and dishes: besan roti, chapatti, naan, paratha, poppadum, puri, roti