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  • 1 star values: 3

Sopapillas for any occasion. Serve hot with honey, or your own tostados recipe.

Recipe Summary

prep:
30 mins
cook:
15 mins
total:
45 mins
Servings:
24
Yield:
2 dozen
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Ingredients

24
Original recipe yields 24 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Stir together flour, shortening, baking powder, and salt in a large bowl. Stir in water; mix until dough is smooth. Cover and let stand for 20 minutes.

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  • Heat oil in a deep fryer to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).

  • Roll dough out on a floured board until 1/8- to 1/4-inch thick. Cut into 3-inch squares.

  • Fry dough squares in the preheated oil until golden brown on both sides. Drain on paper towels and serve hot.

Editor's Note:

We have determined the nutritional value of oil for frying based on a retention value of 10% after cooking. The exact amount may vary depending on cook time and temperature, ingredient density, and the specific type of oil used.

Nutrition Facts

160 calories; protein 2.2g; carbohydrates 16g; fat 9.7g; sodium 127.7mg. Full Nutrition
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