Tortillas De Harina (Flour Tortillas)

Recipe by ksparker
MAKE IT SHINE! ADD YOUR PHOTO
READY IN: 57mins
SERVES: 12
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
Advertisement

DIRECTIONS

  • Combine flour, baking powder and salt in a a medium sized bowl. In a small bowl, combine warm water and oil.
  • Add liquid mixture to the flour one tablespoon at a time, mixing with a fork after each addition.
  • Lightly flour a cutting board and knead dough about 4-5 minutes or until smooth.
  • Place dough in a bowl and cover with a damp cloth for 20 minutes.
  • Divide dough into 12 balls. Place on a place and cover with the damp cloth for 10 minutes.
  • Meanwhile, pre-heat a comal or skillet to medium/high.
  • Using a floured rolling pin, roll each ball into tortillas of about a 6 inch diameter and 1/8 thick. (Alternative: Line a tortilla press with wax paper and press to desired thickness).
  • Place a tortilla on comal/skillet for 30 seconds or until the dough begins to bubble and turn brown. Flip and cook other side.
  • Keep cooked tortillas covered in a tortilla warmer, or place on a cookie sheet in a warm oven, while finishing all the tortillas.).
Advertisement