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Are you looking to take a break from the daily grind and indulge in something delicious? Look no further than Indian soft bread, or Manda Roti. This traditional snack pays homage to centuries of Indian culture and gives your taste buds an adventure unlike any other. Whether you’re a connoisseur of Indo-Pakistani cuisine or are just starting out on your culinary journey, this fluffy bread is sure to be a treat for all levels! From its aromatic spices to its unique cooking techniques, Manda Roti has been delighting tastebuds around the world since its miraculous invention. Discover why this cozy comfort food continues to be such a hit with our complete guide!


If you’re looking for a truly delicious and satisfying vegan option for your next meal, look no further than Indian soft bread, also known as Manda Roti. This delectable flatbread is made with just a few simple ingredients – flour, water, and a pinch of salt – and is cooked on a hot griddle until it’s beautifully browned and irresistibly fluffy. Whether you’re a longtime vegan or just looking to add more plant-based options to your diet, Manda Roti is the perfect choice for anyone who loves delicious, healthy food. So why not try it out for yourself today and discover the joy of this timeless Indian favorite?




Vegan Indian Soft Bread (Manda Roti)

Vegan Indian Soft Bread (Manda Roti)

Serving Suggestions



If you’re a fan of Indian cuisine, you may already be familiar with soft bread known as manda roti. This delicious recipe is a popular staple in many Indian households, and it’s easy to see why! Not only is it simple to make, but it’s also incredibly versatile and can be paired with a wide variety of different dishes. So, how exactly should you serve your freshly-made manda roti?



Lentil Curry

One classic option is to pair it with a hearty and flavorful lentil curry. This warm and comforting dish is sure to satisfy your cravings and fill you up, thanks to its protein-rich ingredients.


Chole Masala

Another great pairing for manda roti is chole masala, a dish made with chickpeas, tomatoes, and a fragrant blend of spices.



For a lighter option, try serving your manda roti with a fresh chutney or raita. These flavorful dips are typically made with fresh herbs, yogurt, and other plant-based ingredients, and they add a bright and refreshing touch to any meal.



Other great dishes to pair with manda roti include vegetable stir-fries, roasted curried vegetables, and vegan kebabs.

No matter how you choose to serve your manda roti, you’re sure to be impressed by its delicious flavor and soft texture. So why not try making this classic Indian bread yourself? With a little bit of practice, you’ll be wowing your friends and family with your culinary skills in no time!

The traditional way of cooking Manda Roti

The traditional way of cooking Manda Roti



Indian Soft Bread (Manda Roti)


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Indian Soft Bread (Manda Roti)

This is one of the easiest types of flatbreads to make — it’s also incredibly tasty! Keep reading to learn more about manda roti: what makes it so special, how to make it at home (it’s simpler than you might think!), and why adding it to your weekly meal plans is worth a try!
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Course Bread, Snack
Cuisine Indian
Servings 10 Roti
Calories 138 kcal


Let's gather the ingredients!

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • ¼ cup whole wheat flour
  • 1 tsp kosher salt
  • 2 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 1 cup oat milk or any plant-based milk


Let's Begin!

  • In a large bowl, whisk together the all-purpose flour, whole wheat flour, and salt. Mix well, making sure everything is well combined.
  • Add ¾ cup milk and mix well. Start kneading, adding milk as required.
  • Add the oil and continue to knead for 5-10 minutes. Knead to a smooth and non-sticky dough.
  • Grease the dough and transfer it to a clean greased bowl, then rest for 4 hours.
  • After 4 hours, knead the dough again, then pinch a small ball-sized dough.
  • Dust with more flour, and roll gently. Roll as thin as possible, dusting extra flour to prevent it from sticking.
  • Heat a large skillet or non-stick pan over high heat.
  • Take the rolled roti and stretch gently, making sure it turns translucent (the hand should be clearly visible).
  • Place over the hot pan. make sure to keep the high heat on from the bottom.
  • Cook until the bubbles start to appear, then flip over and press, cooking on all sides.
  • Fold the roti and serve immediately.
  • Enjoy with family and friends!
Keyword easy to make, flatbread, Healthy, Indian, Manda Roti, Roti, Soft Bread, vegan

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1. Vegan Jini Dosa

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Manda Roti is not only easy to make, but also incredibly delicious and so versatile for any meal. These vegan soft bread make a welcome change from regular bread and can be an ideal accompaniment to myriad Indian dishes such as biryani or just eaten plain with some mango chutney. With its cheesy, garlicky flavor and light, fluffy texture, you can’t beat it when you want something indulgent yet vegan.

If you have yet to try Manda Roti, we highly recommend that you give it a go! Whether savory or sweet variations are your thing, they are going to leave your taste buds tingling in delight. So why not get creative and whip up some of these vegan Indian soft breads today? Let us know what you think!

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