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Homemade Flour Tortillas (unhealthy delicious method)

Homemade Flour Tortillas (unhealthy delicious method)

Ready in 50 minutes
5 review(s) averaging 4.2. 80% would make again

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This is an unhealthy, relatively easy, delicious method of making homemade flour tortillas. It was passed down to me from my mom. who knows where she learned.

"Unhealthy yes, plenty good very yes. Its just a good recipe but I think you mean 1/4 cup of lard not can because they did come out great that way. This made good tortillas that most everyone liked."

- Aimeelady

Ingredients

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2 cups all-purpose flour
1/4 can substitute vegetable shortening)
1/2 teaspoon Salt
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
3/4 cup Warm milk

Original recipe makes 12

Servings  

Preparation

1. Combine flour, salt & baking powder into a bowl.

2. Add Lard and mix until well combined (i use a stand mixer)

3. While mixing, slowly add the lukewarm milk.

4. Continue mixing until a the result is a nice smooth ball of dough (this is where the mixer comes in hand as it might take a while)

5. Divide the dough into about 12 pieces and make into balls

6. Cover these with a damp cloth and let sit for 30-45 minutes

7. Roll the balls into round tortillas (about 6" diameter)

8. Heat griddle or heavy pan to medium heat.

9. Cook tortillas until golden brown (they might puff up a bit)

10. enjoy

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Homemade Flour Tortillas photo by Ursa2282 Ursa2282

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Unhealthy yes, plenty good very yes. Its just a good recipe but I think you mean 1/4 cup of lard not can because they did come out great that way. This made good tortillas that most everyone liked.
Aimeelady 1 year ago
I think 1/4 cup lard or shorting
Markdaleson 2 years ago
Did u mean 1/4 can of lard or cup of lard?
BaronCorsair 2 years ago
Absolutely wonderful!!!! :-)
JackMcFarland 2 years ago
[I posted this recipe.]
MynaTre 5 years ago
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