Flour Tortillas

1
Muna Escobar

By
@supermomma5

The key to a soft tortilla is soft dough.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    warm water
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1/4 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/4 c
    oil
  • 1 1/2 c
    whole wheat flour (i use freshly ground)
  • 1/2-3/4 c
    unbleached all purpose flour

How to Make Flour Tortillas

Step-by-Step

  1. Place liquids in bowl.
  2. Add the dry ingredients.
  3. Knead until the dough is workable but not stiff. (Keep the dough moist for soft tortillas.)
  4. Let stand 10 minutes.
  5. Pull out golf size tortillas & place onto floured board.
  6. Either roll with floured rolling pin or press down with fingers. Of course you could press with a tortilla press if you have one. I like pressing down with my fingers because I feel like I get a better shaped tortilla.
  7. Cook on a griddle on both sides until slightly golden.

Printable Recipe Card

About Flour Tortillas

Course/Dish: Other Breads
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian



Show 5 Comments & Reviews

24 Gourmet Cheeseburger Recipes

24 Gourmet Cheeseburger Recipes


There are burgers, and then there are BURGERS. Warning, these cheeseburgers are going to make you drool. Not for the faint of heart, these gourmet cheeseburgers are cheesy, overloaded with mouth-watering toppings, and sandwiched between buttery perfect buns. Better yet – you can easily make them at home. From sweet and spicy to breakfast inspired […]

Five Ways to Cook Potatoes

Five Ways to Cook Potatoes


Potatoes are a popular side dish in my house because they’re inexpensive and can be made in a variety of ways. A baked potato with butter, sour cream, and a bit of bacon makes my mouth water. Did you know there are thousands of varieties of potatoes? But, not all are equal and there are […]

15 Chicken Recipes Big on Buffalo Flavor

15 Chicken Recipes Big on Buffalo Flavor


Buffalo wings are a necessity on game day. But this spicy, tangy, and buttery sauce can be used on more than just wings. It can transform bland chicken into something very flavorful. And how to use that Buffalo chicken? From pasta to soup and egg rolls to chicken rolls, you can use it in many […]