Tortillas Recipe

Total Time:

20 minutes(Cooking)



Tortillas Recipe

Make your own tortillas for the next time you have tacos!


1 & 1/2 cupsflour
3/4 cupwarm water
1/2 cupcornflour
1/4 cuplard or vegetable shortening  
1 tspsalt
1/2 tspbaking powder


  1. Mix dry ingredients in bowl.
  2. Add oil and mix with your hands.
  3. Add water in increments and knead until dough no longer sticks to bowl.
  4. Flour working surface and form dough into balls slightly larger than ping-pong balls. Flatten dough balls with hand and roll out with a rolling pin until about 18 cm in diameter.
  5. Using a paper towel, lightly grease a hot non-stick skillet and cook flattened tortilla. Check the underside of tortilla for when brown spots have formed. Repeat on other side.

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