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Can anyone suggest a place to purchase excellent naan?

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soccermom13 Apr 22, 2014 02:33 AM

We are having work done on our home, so not much cooking is happening. I'd like to make some shashuska (one dish, won't generate too much mess), but I can't see my way to making naan in the chaos that surrounds me. I'm particular about eating good bread, so I hope someone can steer me to some good naan. (No problem to use the oven to heat it up; I just can't make my own yeast breads at this time.)

Thanks in advance.

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    steve_in_stpaul RE: soccermom13 Apr 22, 2014 05:56 AM

    First place I'd check out is Crescent Moon Bakery up on Central Ave. in Minneapolis.

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      kuan RE: soccermom13 Apr 22, 2014 06:07 PM

      The best Indian flatbreads are IMO from Everest on Grand. The naan are light, puffy, crispy outside, and twice as big as the average naan.

      But you know naan should be eaten fresh out of the tandoor or else it just becomes chewy flatbread.

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        soccermom13 RE: kuan Apr 23, 2014 02:16 AM

        Thanks, Steve and Kuan.

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        gildeddawn RE: soccermom13 Apr 25, 2014 12:04 PM

        The frozen naan from Trader Joe's is pretty decent, though not as good as homemade.

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