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Our best tortilla recipes - 40 recipes

By lazar

Tortillas come in many different sizes and colors and are the perfect vessel for a myriad of dishes! Whether you prefer flour, corn or whole-wheat tortillas, small tortillas or large ones, store bought or homemade, these soft spheres are the perfect recipient for all sorts of fillings. You can bake them in a layered taco pie, you can fry them to garnish taco soup or salad, or even stick them in the deep-fryer to make a delicious taco bowl. The possibilities with tortillas are endless, and we have loads of recipes to get you started!

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INGREDIENTS

  • 16 Cherry tomatoes
  • Black olives
  • 4 Big tortillas
  • 4 Handfuls of baby spinach
  • Sprinkle of feta
  • Grated cheddar
  • Olive oil

METHOD

  1. Slice the cherry tomatoes and black olives in half.
  2. Lay out a quesadilla, and top with baby spinach, cherry tomatoes, olives, feta and cheddar.
  3. Fold in half.
  4. Heat a pan and drizzle with olive oil. 
  5. Cook quesadilla on both sides, until golden. 
    Enjoy!

Top rated Tortilla recipes

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Easy Tex Mex meal using leftovers for a fast delish meal that the kids will love

  • 6 10" whole tortillas
  • 2 cups cooked shredded roast chicken
  • 1 jalapeño, chopped fine or to taste
  • 1 cup roasted vegetables (I used roasted fennel) use whatever vegetables you have leftover.
  • 1/2 red pepper, sliced long strips
  • 2 garlic cloves, sliced
  • 3 cup stewed tomato chunks in liquid
  • 1 tsp oregano
  • 1 tsp sea salt
  • 1 zucchini
  • 5-8 cremini mushrooms (button can be used)
  • 100g cream cheese
  • 2 cup shredded old cheddar cheese
  • EVOO
4.2/5 (112 Votes)

These Spanish empanadas are little hot pockets of delicious!

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I got this recipe from a friend who got it from her friend

  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 package taco seasoning
  • 1 can refried beans
  • 2 cups shredded cheese
  • 1 tomato chopped
  • 1 green onion chopped
  • tortilla chips
4.2/5 (28 Votes)

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Fun to make and the taste is scrumptious!

  • 1 lb. chopped chicken
  • 2 T. olive oil
  • 6 tortilla shells
  • 1 chopped onion
  • 1 or 2 chopped tomatillos
  • 1 finely chopped jalapeno
  • 1-15 oz can tomato sauce
  • 1 t. dried cilantro
  • 12 oz. grated Monterrey Jack cheese.
4.3/5 (16 Votes)

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First, marinade the chicken

  • 1 pound Boneless Chicken Pieces, cut into strips
  • ½ teaspoon Ginger Paste
  • ½ teaspoon Garlic Paste
  • 3 tablespoons Plain Yoghurt
  • ½ teaspoon Red Chilli Powder, or to taste
  • 2 tablespoons Tandoori Powder
  • Juice of ½ Lemon
  • Salt, to taste
  • 1 tablespoon Vegetable Oil
  • 1 Red Onion, peeled and finely sliced
  • Tortilla Wraps
  • Few handfuls Cheddar Cheese, grated
  • Shredded Lettuce
  • Sliced Tomatoes
4.2/5 (13 Votes)

The Japanese wrap lunchboxes in cloth, not paper... and it's absolutely stunning.

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Cook chicken in one inch water seasoned with garlic, salt and pepper for 1 hour at 350 degrees

  • 1 Can cream of chicken
  • 1 can (7oz) whole Ortega chiles
  • 1 block Monterrey cheese
  • 4 boneless chicken breast
  • 12 flour tortillas
4.1/5 (12 Votes)

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Spread tomato paste, or ketchup onto the tortilla bread, shred cheese and top with desired toppings, melt in microw

  • Cheese,
  • Tortilla bread,
  • Pepperoni,
  • Olives,
  • any other topings.
4.6/5 (10 Votes)

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Cook and serve!

  • Beef or chicken
  • Tortilla
  • Green peppers and onions
  • Salsa
4.4/5 (16 Votes)

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The best chicken tortilla soup in the world

  • 3 shredded Chicken Breasts
  • 1/2 tsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp minced garlic
  • 1.5 tsp ground cumin
  • 48 oz chicken broth
  • 16 oz frozen corn
  • 14 oz can black beans
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 1/2 tsp chili powder
  • 1 tbsp lime juice
  • 1 cup salsa
  • 8 oz corn tortilla strips
  • cheddar cheese
  • sour cream
4.3/5 (19 Votes)

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- Brown the meat in a little olive oil

  • 2 tortillas
  • 10 oz canned kidney beans
  • 5 oz pork into small cubes
  • 8 oz beef into small cubes
  • 1/3 cup grated cheese
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1 small onion, thinly sliced
  • 1 teaspoon of Tabasco
  • 1.5 teaspoon salt
  • generous 3/4 cup of hot water
  • olive oil
  • pepper
4.6/5 (9 Votes)

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Mix together Fajita spices and oil

  • 4 packages Fajita spices or seasonings
  • 8 tbsps vegetable oil
  • 2 lbs steak
  • 2 cups chopped bell pepper
  • 3 cups sliced red onion
  • 2 cans black beans
  • 4 tomatoes
  • flour tortillas
4.1/5 (17 Votes)

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