Appetizers

How to Make Fresh Blue Corn Tortillas at Home

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Fresh blue corn tortillas represent the taste and aromas of everything good about Mexican cooking.

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2 cups flour, blue corn we used Minsa brand
2 cups water warm
Mix the blue corn flour and warm water for about 4 minutes. I mixed by hand. Divide the dough into 16 small-sized portions, about golf ball size. Press into 6 inch (15 cm) round shapes using a...
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Nutritions

Calories
572

Sodium
83mg
3% DV

Fat
1g
2% DV

Protein
17g
34% DV

Carbs
120g
40% DV

Fiber
8g
33% DV

Stewed Okra and Tomatoes is a classic Southern dish! Flavored with bacon, onion, garlic and cider vinegar, you know these vegetables are bound to be good. Serve garden fresh okra and tomatoes during the summer months, or use canned and frozen ingredients in the off-season. Paired with a side of cornbread, this is a simple and affordable dish to enjoy year-round!

3 slices thick cut bacon
1 small Vidalia onion
2 cloves garlic
2 15.5 oz cans diced tomatoes
1 T sugar
2 t fresh thyme leaves
1 dried bay leaf
1/2 t apple cider vinegar
1/2 t Worcestershire sauce
2 c fresh or frozen okra
salt and pepper ( to taste )
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  • In a large skillet or Dutch oven, cook bacon until the bacon is starting to get crispy and the fat is rendered, about 5 minutes.
  • Add the onion and garlic; saute for 5 more...
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Nutritions

Calories
1105

Sodium
1147mg
47% DV

Fat
114g
176% DV

Protein
1g
3% DV

Carbs
4g
1% DV

Fiber
2g
8% DV