- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 3/4 cup water
- 3 tablespoons olive oil
- 1. In a large bowl, combine flour and salt. Stir in water and oil. Turn onto a floured surface; knead 10-12 times, adding a little flour or water if needed to achieve a smooth dough. Let rest for 10 minutes.
- 2. Divide dough into eight portions. On a lightly floured surface, roll each portion into a 7-in. circle.
- 3. In a large nonstick skillet coated with cooking spray, cook tortillas over medium heat for 1 minute on each side or until lightly browned. Keep warm.
1 tortilla: 159 calories, 5g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 148mg sodium, 24g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 1g fiber), 3g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1-1/2 starch, 1 fat.
Jun 17, 2018
I created an account just to post that the ratios on this recipe are wsy wrong. I've made homemade tortillas before and these were way too watery. Don't use!
May 22, 2018
My family and I absolutely love the tacos made with this recipe. I can’t wait to get a tortilla press so I can stop rolling them with my rolling pin. I’ve tried it with olive oil and coconut oil, and both came out great. No issues with stickiness, just perfect.
I love that I can now make my own tortillas and know exactly what’s in them.
I even tried adding baking powder as many recipes suggest, but the fluffy tortillas just aren’t for us. If you like your tortillas thicker, then add a little baking powder (I think I added 1/2 teaspoon).
May 7, 2018
Just okay. In a pinch, I will make these, but will continue to buy them from the store.
Apr 15, 2018
Too much liquid, just a sticky mess. Mix the water in a bit at a time, won’t need as much as it s?ys
Dec 31, 1969
Authentic flour Tortillas require 5 ingredients
5th ingredients makes the Tortillas rise, bubble, and soft.
For every Cup of flour you add a Tbs. Olive oil.
4 Cups Flour will give 4 dz.Preheat Camal till hot
Lay ur raw round Tortilla on the Camal with out spraying oil on it, watch ur Tortilla rise, bubble and brown, flip over Tortilla . Taste the delious fresh soft To
Tortilla. Heat has nothing to do with making ur Tortilla soft. 1 tsp. Baking powder .
Dec 31, 1969
My girls love tortillas, my younger has food intolerance so we stay away from added/artificial preservatives all together. I'm always buying tortillas so I decided to try homemade. I made to this yesterday with coconut oil and it was a success! My family loved it so I'm making double batch today. I'm going to use warm water and let rest longer before rolling for softer tortillas. Love it!
Jan 20, 2018
Using warm water and warm butter is the trick! Makes perfect tortillas.
Sep 20, 2017
I made this recipe twice and I love it !!!
Sep 4, 2017
I made it just now and it was totally amazing
Aug 28, 2017
I just made this recipe. It was my first attempt at tortillas and they're hard to shape without prior practice, but for a four (very basic) ingredient tortilla, I love them! So simple and yummy!