How to Make Flour Tortillas
This lard-free homemade flour tortilla recipe tastes just like the real thing. Learn how to make flour tortillas with our easy to follow flour tortilla recipe.
Servings: 8 Tortillas
- 3 cup Flour
- 1/3 cup Vegetable Oil
- 1 tsp Salt
- 1 cup Hot Water
Whisk flour and salt together in a bowl.
Add vegetable oil and mix with your hands. Mix until you see small crumbles.
Add hot water and stir with a wooden spoon. Stir until everything is mixed and the dough forms a ball.
Cover with plastic wrap and let sit for 30 minutes. This step isn't necessary but we find the dough more pliable.
Break apart into 8-10 pieces and form balls. Roll out each ball to the desired size.
Heat up cast-iron pan on medium high. Once heated place rolled out tortilla on grill.
Cook about 30 seconds per side (Watch out they burn easy!) Repeat until all tortillas are cooked.