• 1 cup whole wheat flour,
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour,
  • 1 teaspoon salt,
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil,
  • 3/4 cup hot water or as needed


  • STEP 1
    In a large bowl, stir together the whole wheat flour, all-purpose flour and salt.
  • STEP 2
    Use a wooden spoon to stir in the olive oil and enough water to make a soft dough that is elastic but not sticky.
  • STEP 3
    Knead the dough on a lightly floured surface until it is smooth. Divide into 10 parts, or less if you want bigger breads. Roll each piece into a ball. Let rest for a few minutes.
  • STEP 4
    Heat a frying pan over medium heat until hot, and grease lightly
  • STEP 5
    n a lightly floured surface, use a floured rolling pin to roll out the balls of dough until very thin like a tortilla.
  • STEP 6
    When the pan starts smoking, put a chapati on it. Cook until the underside has brown spots, about 30 seconds, then flip and cook on the other side.

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