Posts tagged with tortilla

Is this a flour tortilla?

Published on: January 19, 2010 at 2 pm

Food scientists are a creative bunch. They can take almost any set of raw materials and create a product that resembles food in taste and appearance. We only know these products are not food by the ingredient listings on their label; these ingredient lists can be extravagantly long.

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Chipotle’s flour tortillas and trans fat

Published on: December 11, 2009 at 8 am

Edible flour tortillas require a little bit of fat (usually an oil or lard). If you want to make a vegan tortilla, lard is out, so you’re left with. But it’s hard to find oils that work right.

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Quesadillas with ground beef, peppers, and mushroom

Published on: November 21, 2009 at 9 pm

Quesadillas are the Mexican food equivalent of a sandwich: You can stick just about anything in a tortilla and it will be delicious.

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