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Flour Tortillas

Flour Tortillas

Prep time 5 minutes
Cook time 8 minutes
Ready in 28 minutes
Makes 4 servings


  • 2 cups flour
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp baking powder
  • 2/3 cup hot water
  • 1/4 cup canola oil


1. Combine the flour, salt, baking powder, water and oil in the bowl of a standing mixer. Mix on slow speed until it forms a cohesive and smooth dough. Cover dough with plastic wrap and let rest 15 minutes.
2. Divide the dough into 16 balls and roll each into a 4-inch circle. Heat a large ungreased heavy skillet over low heat and cook the tortillas, 2-3 at a time, for 2 minutes, or until done, turning halfway.


Per serving: 348 calories, 14g fat, 1g saturated fat, 0mg cholesterol, 316mg sodium, 48g carbohydrate, 2g fiber, 1g sugar, 6g protein