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Radhika of Tickling Palates is hosting a fun event named BLOG HOP WEDNESDAYS.This week I am paired with Pari of Foodelicious.I chose to make this delicious herbed  buns from her blog. You can find the original  recipe here.


  1.  All purpose flour- 1 cup
  2. Whole wheat flour-3/4 cup (extra for dusting)
  3. Coriander leaves chopped- 2tbsp ( i used 1 tbsp dried parsley)
  4. Dried red chili flakes- 1 to 1 1/2 tsp
  5. Salt-1/2 tsp
  6. Lukewarm milk-1/2 cup
  7. Sugar-1 tsp
  8. Active dry yeast-1/2 tbsp
  9. Melted butter- 2 tbsp
  10. Egg- 1 no (plus extra for brushing)


  • Combine lukewarm milk ,sugar and yeast,mix gently and keep aside for 10 to 15 minutes or until it rises.
  • In a large mixing bowl ,combine all purpose flour,whole wheat flour ,salt,coriander leaves ,dried chili flakes and salt.
  • Make a well in the center and add the egg,melted butter and yeast mixture.
  • Combine the ingredients well and transfer the dough on to a clean working surface and knead the dough for about 10 to 12 minutes or until the dough is soft.(Lightly dust the working surface with flour if the dough is sticking to the surface.)
  • Place the dough in a clean bowl and lightly coat the surface of the dough with oil or melted butter.Cover with a clean kitchen towel and leave to rise until doubled in volume.
  • Divide the dough into 7 or 8 equal parts , roll to form a ball and place on a greased baking tray leaving at- least 2inch in between each balls.Keep aside for 15 to 20 minutes or until doubled in volume.
  • Preheat the oven to 180 deg C.
  • Lightly brush the buns with egg white and bake for 15 to 20 minutes or until it turns golden in  color.

Use it to make your favorite sandwich or just serve it with peanut butter or any other spread of your choice.ENJOY!!!!!!

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    February 8, 2012 at 4:34 pm

    WOW!! really looks so nice. Nice clicks too. I can see the glossiness in the bun

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    February 8, 2012 at 4:43 pm

    Delicious buns.. They look so beautiful 🙂 Love your clicks too. I'm so bad at making buns.. wish I could bake them like you 🙂

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    Umm Mymoonah
    February 8, 2012 at 4:59 pm

    Soft and fluffy buns, loved your photographs.

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    February 8, 2012 at 5:33 pm

    Thats a perfect Bake 🙂 Looks just like the store bought one's. Nice clicks..

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    Carol Pereira
    February 8, 2012 at 6:12 pm

    first time here….buns looks delicious..well done!…lovely clicks!

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    February 8, 2012 at 6:34 pm

    The buns look absolutely perfect. Love the way you have captured the colors in your burger.

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    Suja Manoj
    February 8, 2012 at 7:15 pm

    Perfectly baked,beautiful and delicious,love it.

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    February 8, 2012 at 8:36 pm

    wow perfectly baked and looks amazing !! awesome clicks !!

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    February 8, 2012 at 8:42 pm

    looks fabulous!!yum yum!!!

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    February 8, 2012 at 9:34 pm

    baked to perfection 🙂 blog hoppe my way here! and happy follower..drop in when free 2 my space!

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    February 8, 2012 at 9:58 pm

    They look so flaky and flavorful, great clicks..

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    Sangeetha M
    February 8, 2012 at 10:37 pm

    perfectly baked buns,u have well presented it!!
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    Priya Sreeram
    February 9, 2012 at 1:04 am

    what an awesome bake- looks yum ! hey there is a giveaway in my blog, do check it out !

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    February 9, 2012 at 2:18 am

    The buns look perfect…

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    Gayathri NG
    February 9, 2012 at 2:56 am

    Interesting n yummy buns, looks so soft…

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    February 9, 2012 at 3:07 am

    nice buns….looks perfect

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    February 9, 2012 at 4:37 am

    These buns looks delicious and healthy

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    Princy Vinoth
    February 9, 2012 at 6:17 am

    lovely amazing buns!beautiful hungry!

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    farah saleem
    February 9, 2012 at 8:26 am

    oh wowwww! buns look sooo soft! definitely gonna make em!

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    February 9, 2012 at 9:35 am

    Perfectly made buns.. They look absolutely divine..

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    Jeyashris Kitchen
    February 9, 2012 at 9:50 am

    I always mess up with yeast. yours turned out perfect. great clicks too

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    February 9, 2012 at 10:04 am

    wow….superb buns that too with herbs…luks so soft too

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    Helene Dsouza
    February 9, 2012 at 11:58 am

    your buns look perfect! I totaly adore herbed bread, I have noted your recipe down so I am planning to make that in the future. thanks for sharing! =)

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    Pari Vasisht
    February 9, 2012 at 12:59 pm

    Hi Vidya, Got introduced to your blog because of bloghop since I got paired with you and started following you. The buns look perfectly baked, thanks for trying them. Will surely visit you more. Do drop by whenever time permits and be a part of the giveaway.



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    February 9, 2012 at 1:53 pm

    I'm totally speechless. Lovely bake and awesome snaps.

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    February 9, 2012 at 2:17 pm

    Awesome buns! I make these eggless..should try with parsley though!

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    February 9, 2012 at 3:32 pm

    Amazing buns! I bet these smell wonderful!

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    February 10, 2012 at 10:03 pm

    Awesome looking buns….baked to perfection…and absolutely stunning pics as always…

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