Roti is a flatbread that originates in India and is made from wheat flour and water. It tastes just as delicious with curries, soups, and sauces as it does on its own. If you’re looking to try making your own roti, check out these delicious vegan roti recipes! So tasty and perfect to pair with any other Indian dishes you might be cooking up!
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1. Dhalpuri Roti: Trini Split Pea Stuffed Flatbread
Dhalpuri Roti is a traditional Caribbean dish that consists of a thin, tortilla-like bread that is been stuffed with a savory filling, rolled out flat, and then cooked on a hot stone. This particular recipe fills the delicately thin dough with a hearty mix of yellow split peas that have been mixed with a bold blend of spices. The resulting roti are highly addictive and go perfectly with a curry, a soup, or they can be enjoyed on their own. You will love Nita Ragoonanan‘s Dhalpuri Roti: Trini Split Pea Stuffed Flatbread!
2. Achari Dahi Bhindi With Roti: Indian Pickled Okra With Flatbread
Don’t be intimidated by the name of this recipe, it’s basically the most delicious wrap/dip you’ll ever make. Achari dahi bhindi is a spicy, tangy, Indian side dish similar to pickles. Roits are the perfect flatbread for this dish, however, it also goes well over rice. You have to try Anupama Paliwal‘s Achari Dahi Bhindi With Roti: Indian Pickled Okra With Flatbread!
3. Potato Roti
Source: Potato Roti
4. Akki Roti
Source: Akki Roti
5. Sada Roti
Source: Sada Roti
This recipe is a version of bread that’s typically eaten in Trinidad. It goes well as a side to curry or Dahl, or you can use it as a pita-like bread to dip in hummus. You have to try Nita Ragoonanan‘s Sada Roti!
6. Golden Roti, Curried Carrot Falafel, and Masala Corn
This delicious fusion of veggies and spices will satisfy every craving you have. The curried carrot falafel and masala corn pairs perfectly with perfectly warm golden roti. What more can you ask for?! You have to try this Golden Roti, Curried Carrot Falafel, and Masala Corn by Harriet Porterfield!
One of the most common ingredients in Indian cuisine is through the use of chickpea flour or besan, in lieu of regular whole wheat or all-purpose white flour. It is a kitchen staple in most Indian homes and is used in almost everything from thickening sauces to batters, crepes, and breads. These golden yellow flatbreads called Missy Roti, are a traditional recipe from the North Indian state of Punjab). Warm and brushed with a fruity olive oil, just before serving in lieu of the clarified butter, you have a healthy and comforting treat that can be a complete meal with some Indian pickles or lentils depending on what you want to eat it with. You have to try this delicious Roti by Rinku Bhattacharya!
8. Herb Roti: Indian Bread
Source: Herb Roti: Indian Bread
This Herb Roti: Indian Bread by Vaishali Honawar is a high-protein roti because it mixes up garbanzo bean flour, or besan, and whole-wheat flour to make the roti dough. There are also handfuls of mint, sage, and thyme, all finely chopped, along with some spices.
9. Avocado Spinach Roti
Source: Avocado Spinach Roti
These Avocado Spinach Roti by Pavani Nandula take flatbread to the next level. Avocados make these roti very very soft and they stay that way for a very long time, which makes them perfect for packing for lunch. The spinach adds color, flavor, and nutrients. You can serve these roti with vegan raita, pickles, or use them as a wrap for your lunches.
10. Sweet Potato Spelt Roti
Source: Sweet Potato Spelt Roti
Want a healthier option to store-bought flatbreads? This Sweet Potato Spelt Roti by Trudy Geneus is the perfect solution for you. These sweet potato spelt rotis are moist, flavor-packed, and have no gums, additives, or sugars like the store-bought stuff. The best part is, it’s so easy and quick to make! These rotis are sweet, crispy, and soft. They are the perfect side to your next curry dish, soup, or wrap.
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