Flour Tortilla Recipe

Flour Tortilla Recipe
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Flour Tortilla is a fat free Mexican dish. Learn how to make/prepare Flour Tortillas by following this easy recipe.
Flour Tortilla Recipe
Difficulty Easy
Rating 5.0 / 10 (1 vote)
Recipe Type Veg.
  • 4 Cups unbleached all purpose flour
  • 1-1/2 Cups warm water
  • 2 tbsp Vegetable shortening
  • 4 tsp Baking powder
  • 2 tsp Salt
How to make Flour Tortilla:
  • Take a big bowl and mix flour, salt and baking powder.
  • With a pastry blender, a fork or your hands, slowly work in the lard or shortening till it is all incorporated.
  • Add warm water to make soft dough.
  • Knead the dough on a lightly floured board for about 5 minutes.
  • Make balls from the dough.
  • Now roll each ball into a flat chapatti (about 1/8 inches thick and 6 inches in diameter).
  • Put a large skillet over medium flame.
  • Keep tortillas, one at a time, into the dry hot skillet.
  • Cook on one side till brown and then turn and cook on the other side.
  • Remove it from the skillet.
  • Keep them warm by covering in a towel on a plate.

Reviews and Ratings:
hary posted 14/03/2008
looks delicious