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pile of tortillas in a towel

Easy Tortilla Recipe

Homemade tortillas really elevate any dish. This simple recipe will have you wondering why you ever settled for store bought.
Course How To, Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword tortilla
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 16 Units
Calories 116kcal
Author Natalya Drozhzhin



  • Combine the dry ingredients together. Slowly add in the oil while the mixer is going.
    dry ingredients for the tortilla recipe
  • Add in water slowly. Continue kneading until the dough isn't sticky. Let the dough sit for about 10 minutes.
    mixing bowl with ingredients for the tortillas
  • Divide dough into 16 even pieces. On a well-floured surface, roll each piece into a round dough ball.
    dough separated for the tortilla recipe
  • On a well-floured surface, roll out each dough ball into a tortilla shape.
    rolled out dough for the tortilla recipe
  • Preheat a skillet over medium-heat. Cook each tortilla for about one minute on the first side and 30 seconds on the other.
    tortilla cooking in a pan
  • Keep tortillas in a tortilla warmer or kitchen clean kitchen towel until you are ready to serve.
    pile of tortillas


Calories: 116kcal | Carbohydrates: 18g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 3g | Sodium: 146mg | Potassium: 56mg | Calcium: 17mg | Iron: 1.1mg