Flat Bread

From the Mexican tortilla to the French crepe, nearly every country claims its own flatbread. The easy flatbread recipes here span the globe with traditional offerings and newfangled inventions like flatbread pizza.

See Popular Flat Bread Recipes

Chickpea-Chile Flatbreads

Food & Wine

Suvir Saran rolls the savory flatbread dough into a cone shape before griddling, flattening it to create extra-flaky layers.

Total: 1 hr 20 mins

Lavash Crackers

Food & Wine

Lavash can be a soft flatbread, but Jessamyn Waldman developed this recipe based on Armenian-style lavash, which is very crisp and dusted with seeds or spices.

Total: 2 hrs 30 mins

Za'atar Flatbreads with Cucumber-Yogurt Salad

Food & Wine

Ana Sortun sprinkles house-made flatbreads with za'atar, the Middle Eastern blend of sesame seeds, herbs, and sumac. She serves it with a salad of spinach, peas, cucumbers, and lettuce, mixed with yogurt-like Lebanese lebneh. Bake store-bought pizza dough with za'atar, and make a simpler version of the salad with Greek-style yogurt.

Total: 1 hr

Swiss Cheese-Almond Flatbread

Better Homes and Gardens

With Swiss cheese and almonds, this bread is substantial enough to be served as an appetizer.

Italian Onion Flatbread

Better Homes and Gardens

For variety, sprinkle this aromatic bread with a combination of poppy and sesame seed.

Navajo Fry Bread

Better Homes and Gardens

Topped with ground beef and shredded lettuce instead of powdered sugar, this puffy fried bread becomes a Native American taco.

Indonesian Beef Curry

Family Circle

Greek-Style Pizza

Better Homes and Gardens
Total: 25 mins

Artichoke Flatbread

Better Homes and Gardens

Sausage and Summer Squash

Better Homes and Gardens

Ideal for a light supper, this easy sausage and summer squash main dish recipe can be prepared in less than 30 minutes.

Total: 20 mins

Flatbread with Rosemary and Sea Salt

The Food Channel

This simple recipe with fresh rosemary, garlic and fontina cheese on flatbread gives you a new and flavorful way to serve "pizza."

Grilled Turkey and Cheddar Sandwiches with Mango Chutney

Fine Cooking Magazine

Indian flavors meet panini sandwiches with delicious results. Naan is slightly puffy Indian-style flatbread. Other substantial flatbreads may be substituted, but avoid super-thin tortillas and lavash, which won't be sturdy enough to contain the filling. Major Grey's chutney, available in the condiment or international section of the supermarket, adds moisture, sweetness, and spice.

Total: 30 mins

Potato Flatbread

Ladies' Home Journal
Total: 50 mins

Turkey Burgers & Home Fries

Better Homes and Gardens

Ground turkey makes a great alternative to traditional grilling fare especially when served with this delicious skillet fry recipe.

Total: 18 mins

Olive and Arugula Flatbread Pizza Salad

Better Homes and Gardens

For a warm-weather appetizer they'll love, layer peppery arugula, tangy tapenade, and fresh Parmesan cheese on crisp flatbread. Chef Alisa Barry uses her Pane Rustico flatbread for this Tuscan-style grilled pizza, but any flatbread -- pita or a thin Italian bread shell -- works just as well.

Total: 30 mins
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