Tortilla

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Tortilla
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TypeFlatbread
Place of originMesoamerica
Main ingredientsFlour
Cookbook: Tortilla  Media: Tortilla

A tortilla is a flat bread used in Mexican cuisine. They are used in burritos, enchiladas, and mainly as a wrap called taco. They are normally made of maize (corn), but can also be made of wheat or potatoes.

In Spanish cuisine, tortillas are very different; they are closer to an omelette based on potatoes.