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.

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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

Julie's Flatbread

Martha Stewart

Upgrade basic flatbread by adding colorful sliced vegetables, like onion, tomatillos, and tomatoes, right on top.

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.

Artichoke Flatbread

Better Homes and Gardens

Indonesian Beef Curry

Family Circle

Greek-Style Pizza

Better Homes and Gardens
Total: 25 mins

Potato Flatbread

Ladies' Home Journal
Total: 50 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

Parmesan Skillet Flatbreads


Cooking these rustic rounds on the stovetop is fast work, fun to do and gives them a toasty exterior and moist center.

Total: 2 hrs


Diabetic Living

Serve half rounds of this tender Scandinavian flatbread with dinner or as a snack.

Caramelized Onion and Apple Flatbread

Better Homes and Gardens

Imperfection is key when shaping flatbread pizza dough. Finish by topping the pizza with ham, apples, cheese and caramelized onion for an easy entertaining favorite.

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