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Homemade Flour Tortillas Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Mabel Diaz
Added: Wednesday, February 28, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
8 Cups Flour
1 Tbsp Baking Powder
1 Tbsp Salt
1 cup Crisco Shortening
2 3/4 cups warm water

Directions:
Directions:
Mix all ingredients together to form a soft dough.
Form into small balls.
Roll out each ball with rolling pin into flat round shapes.

Heat a flat cast iron skillet until hot.
Place tortilla (one at a time) on skillet and cook each side just until done.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
About 3 1/2 Dozen
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Nothing like a good homemade tortilla!
Serve stuffed with meat, or spread with jelly, butter, or anything! Delicioso!

 

 

 

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