Baking Bread in Southern Tajikistan

Bread straight from the oven is always the best. My first day in Tajikistan was in summer 2009 in Qurghonteppa, and I was lucky enough to watch my friend’s mother and grandmother baking fresh bread in their back yard. It looked exactly like this:

This video was created by John Wendle, who visited the town of Qumsangir in far southern Khatlon Province earlier this year.