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Authentic Recipe of Khobz. Delicious Iraqi Traditional Flatbread.

It’s an easy recipe for Iraqi staple bread. Cooked with only a few ingredients and a very easy method. Khobz is a thin, soft, and filling bread.

Things to know about Khobz Recipe

Khobz is the most commonly eaten bread in Iraq. It’s a staple part of Iraqi Cuisine. Khobz can be served with almost every type of kebab, stew, or pie

You can make a roll or sandwich with it. Traditionally, Iraq does not cook bread at home, it is always bought from the local bread store or ‘tandoor’. But it can be easily cooked at home.

It only needs a few ingredients, and the cooking method is simple. Unlike many other varieties, it is not baked but cooked on an iron skillet.

Delicious Iraqi Traditional Flatbread. Authentic Recipe of Khobz.

Local Recipe Name with Local Characters: خبز
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— General Atributes of This Recipe:

Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Main Cooking Method Roasting


Servings 10 Pieces
Calories / Serving 254 kcal


  • 3 cups All Purpose Flour – Plain Flour
  • 1 cup Whole Wheat Flour
  • 2 cup Water Warm
  • 1 tbsp Salt
  • 2 tbsp Yeast
  • 6 tbsp Olive Oil
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  • Mix water, yeast, and sugar in a small bowl and leave for 5 minutes.
  • In a bowl, combine the flour, salt, and olive oil.
  • Add the yeast mixture.
  • Knead the dough for 5 -10 minutes.
  • Grease a clean bowl with oil and transfer the dough.
  • Cover and leave to rise for 30 minutes.
  • Divide the dough. Each part is about a fistful of dough.
  • On a floured surface, roll the dough into flatbread.
  • Heat an iron skillet at a high temperature.
  • Place the bread on the skillet and cook for 2minutes while flipping both sides.
  • The bread is done once there are brown spots on the surface.

— Specific Atributes of This Recipe:

Healthy Diet Recipe Vegan Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes
Religious Cooking Halal Recipes, Kosher Recipes


Calories: 254kcalCarbohydrates: 38gProtein: 6gFat: 9gSaturated Fat: 1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 6gSodium: 702mgPotassium: 92mgFiber: 3gSugar: 0.1gVitamin A: 1IUVitamin C: 0.002mgCalcium: 12mgIron: 2mg
Keyword Iraqi Traditional Flatbread, Khobz Recipe, خبز
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What to serve with Khobz?

Serve with any stew, kebabs, and meat patties called; falafel.

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