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Julia's Favourite Tortas Fritas!
Tortas Fritas are a breakfast food that Julia’s friend’s Mom would make. Julia ate them any time of the day. She wouldn’t even share them with her family and if she did, she would give us a tiny piece because she loved them so much.
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Instructions
  1. Put flour in a bowl. Add shortening in the centre (soften the shortening in advance)
  2. Mix the salt in the warm water and add it to the bowl
  3. Mix and knead until you have a malleable dough and let rest for 30 minutes
  4. Make small balls of the dough, approximately a handful each
  5. Stretch the balls into a circle of about 1 cm, thickness and make a hole in the centre with your finger
  6. Fry in shortening until golden on one side, then turn and repeat with other side
  7. Eat hot or cold, enjoy!