|Name:||Famous Flour Tortillas||Contributor:||Lisa Karst|
|Key words:||Your basic flour tortilla||Category:||Side Dishes|
|Ingredients:||6 c all-purpose flour
1 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 c shortening, cut into small pieces
2-1/2 c warm water
|Preparation:||Put dry ingredients in mixer bowl, stir. Add shortening and slowly add warm water with mixer on low. Mix on low for about 90 seconds.
Rest covered dough 20 minutes, divide into 16 equal balls. Flatten each to an 8" round, rest for 10 minutes. Cook them in an oiled skillet on medium for a minute on each side or until lightly browned.