Tortillas de arina (flour)
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- 3 c
- sifted all purpose flour
- 1/4 or les c
- 1/8 tsp
- baking powder
- 1 1/2 Tbsp
- 1 c
- almost hot water, a little at a time
1Sift 3 c. of flour, baking powder, salt.
2With fingers work the lard into the flour, then add almost hot water a little at a time, knead dough about 5 minutes, cut and shape into balls all same size (makes 12 or 13 depending the size) cover and let it rest in warm place.
3Cook in griddle, (med high or so) for about1 1/2 minutes then turn being careful not to let it burn, turn one more time until cooked.
Every stove is different, keep you eye on the heat, then place between two paper towels and keep a plastic bag on top to keep from getting hard, let them cool and put in plastic bag and refrigerate.