How to Make Homemade Flour Tortillas

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How to Make Homemade Flour Tortillas Recipe
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Everything is ready-- check.

Everything is ready-- check.

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Start with the 4 1/2 cup of flour. ( Now, you can also use wheat flour instead of white flour) two thumbs up.

Start with the 4 1/2 cup of flour. ( Now, you can also use wheat flour instead of white flour) two thumbs up.

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Tablespoon of salt. This is a "poor" tablespoon, you can add a little bit more of salt on it.

Tablespoon of salt. This is a "poor" tablespoon, you can add a little bit more of salt on it.

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1/2 teaspoon of baking powder this is optional

1/2 teaspoon of baking powder this is optional

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Mix well with a fork

Mix well with a fork

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Prepare "The Secret of life" one tablespoon

Prepare "The Secret of life" one tablespoon

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Also prepare half cup of veg lard

Also prepare half cup of veg lard

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Start adding lard and try to dissolve it

Start adding lard and try to dissolve it

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Add the butter

Add the butter

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One and half cup of warm water...

One and half cup of warm water...

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After the butter, start adding the warm water, in parts.

After the butter, start adding the warm water, in parts.

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Start working that dough and slowly add the water.

Start working that dough and slowly add the water.

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And then take the dough with both hand to work it out.

And then take the dough with both hand to work it out.

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Let me show you how...

Let me show you how...

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Smooth and elastic..

Smooth and elastic..

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I did forget to take a picture of the size of the dough ball. But Try to make them little round ball the size almost of three finger together.

I did forget to take a picture of the size of the dough ball. But Try to make them little round ball the size almost of three finger together.

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You see, almost three finger

You see, almost three finger

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Now, here is one of the secrets: Cook those tortillas at medium fire (4.5 or 5.0)

Now, here is one of the secrets: Cook those tortillas at medium fire (4.5 or 5.0)

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Need to work that dough very thin .. That's another secret to great flour tortillas

Need to work that dough very thin .. That's another secret to great flour tortillas

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You see that... It's very thin.

You see that... It's very thin.

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This is the last secret: You should only turn them, three times; the first time is when you start seeing little bubbles pop up-- it is time to turn and then turn two time more.

This is the last secret: You should only turn them, three times; the first time is when you start seeing little bubbles pop up-- it is time to turn and then turn two time more.

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There is a saying that when tortillas rises...that means

There is a saying that when tortillas rises...that means

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Again ??

Again ??

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Wonderful...

Wonderful...

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Here come the fun part!!  Yes... Refried Beans!! With "veneno" (chorizo)

Here come the fun part!! Yes... Refried Beans!! With "veneno" (chorizo)

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Add some cheese and you have a "Happy marriage"...

Add some cheese and you have a "Happy marriage"...

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You can't top this!!..

You can't top this!!..

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Thank you, hope you enjoy it. Have fun!

Ingredients

Cups Flour 
1 Tablespoon Salt 
½ Teaspoons Royal baking powder 
½ Cups Vegetable lard 
Cups Warm water 
1 Tablespoon Butter 
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