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Corn Masa Tortillas

Active time 20 mins
Total time 1 hr

Makes 12 to 14

This recipe goes with: Baja Fish Tacos


  • 2 cups masa harina (corn flour)
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 1/2 cups warm water

How to Make It

  1. Stir together all ingredients in a medium bowl until well incorporated. Turn dough out on a lightly floured surface, and knead 10 minutes. Divide dough into 12 to 14 equal portions; flatten each portion with a tortilla press. Cook in a medium skillet over high until edges curl slightly, about 3 minutes. Turn tortilla, and cook until puffed, about 2 minutes. Remove from skillet; cover with a damp paper towel until ready to use.

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