Corn Tortilla with Fresh Flower Petals

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Cold water
Edible flowers; (petals)
1 lb Masa flour
4 ts Salt

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Mix together flour and salt in medium mixing bowl. Slowly add water, as needed, and knead gently until a smooth dry masa is formed. Remove small piece, roll into a ball (about half size of a golf ball). Continue to do so until all masa is used. Next, take a tortilla press and between 2 pieces of plastic, place a masa ball and press half way. Now open, remove plastic from show side of tortilla, lay petals on half-pressed tortilla, recover with plastic, and finish pressing. Remove tortilla and place it between 2 pieces of wax paper. Continue process until all masa is used. On a warm griddle remove 1 piece of wax paper and place raw tortilla on griddle. Cook on one side until golden brown, about 45 seconds, then turn over and cook for 1 more minute; serve. Makes about 20 tortillas. Edible flowers: Confetti Nasturtium Pansy Roses Johnny jump-ups Per serving: 134 calories, 3g protein, 28g carbohydrates, 1g total fat, 4 g dietary fiber. Posted to recipelu-digest by molony on Feb 27, 1998

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