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Sri Lankan Flatbread (Rotis)




  1. Mix coconut and flour in medium-size bowl. Gradually add water, stirring until dough is soft and smooth and cleans side of bowl.
  2. Turn dough onto floured surface. Cover; let rest 30 minutes.
  3. Heat griddle to 375 degrees F.
  4. Divide dough into 12 equal parts; flatten each part with floured hands into thin rounds, about 5 inches in diameter, on floured surface.
  5. Brush griddle with ghee.
  6. Cook breads on both sides until golden brown, about 2 minutes on each side.
  7. Serve hot.

* If fine coconut is unavailable, place shredded coconut in blender container; cover, and blend until finely ground.


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