Homemade Flavored Flour Tortillas

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Tammy Brownlow

By
@DoughmesticGoddess

I love wraps! The flavored flour tortillas you buy in the store are disappointing...they just have that "packaged" taste - not to mention all the preservatives! The ones pictured are garlic parmesean - I thought they would make awesome chicken ceasear salad wraps. I've also given other suggestions for different flavors - sun dried tomato and herb, and a jalapeno ranch. Play with your food and let me know if you come up with any other flavored tortillas!

Original flour tortilla recipe found online. It's one of my favorites (:

Southern food with flare

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Serves:
Makes 8 large tortillas
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • BASIC TORTILLA RECIPE:

  • 4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 4 Tbsp
    shortening
  • 1 1/2 c
    warm water
  • MIX IN'S FOR GARLIC PARMESEAN:

  • 3 clove
    finely minced garlic
  • 1/3 c
    finely grated parmesean
  • MIX IN'S FOR JALAPENO RANCH:

  • 2 medium
    pickled jalapeno, finely minced
  • 1 Tbsp
    hidden valley ranch seasoning mix
  • MIX IN'S FOR SUN DRIED TOMATO AND HERB:

  • 2 Tbsp
    sun dried tomatoes, finely minced
  • 1 Tbsp
    dried italian seasoning

How to Make Homemade Flavored Flour Tortillas

Step-by-Step

  1. In your mixing bowl add flour, salt, baking powder, and mix in's of your choice.
  2. Cut in shortening and mix until well combined.
  3. Add water and mix until dough pulls away from the bowl then an additional 5 minutes.
  4. Cover with plastic wrap and let rest 15 minutes.
  5. Separate into 8 equal pieces and place back in the bowl and cover with plastic wrap.
  6. On wax paper roll one piece of dough until very thin. Don't worry if it isn't round - we'll fix that in a minute.
  7. Using a large dinner plate press onto the dough and cut excess dough away from your tortilla.
  8. Set tortilla a side, tear off another piece of wax paper and repeat stacking the tortillas on wax paper as you go.
  9. Heat a large cast iron skillet on medium heat for 10 minutes.
  10. Add your tortilla and cook until air pockets for. This only takes a minute or to so watch them closely.
  11. Flip and cook the other side.
  12. Stack tortillas on a pan covered with a towel.
  13. Store your tortillas in the refrigerator in a storage container or zip lock bag. You can reheat your tortillas in the microwave for 15 seconds.. enjoy!

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About Homemade Flavored Flour Tortillas

Course/Dish: Flatbreads
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids
Hashtags: #tortillas #wraps



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