Fermented Sourdough Tortillas – Deliciously Natural

Fermented Sourdough Tortillas – Deliciously Natural
Fermented Sourdough Tortillas – Deliciously Natural

I’ve a brand new recipe for Fermented Sourdough Tortillas that I’m so excited to share with you!

Fermented Sourdough Tortillas
These sourdough tortillas are tremendous simple to make and all you want is flour, salt, lard, sourdough starter and water.

The dough sits for a day within the fridge and this permits the dough to ferment. Whereas it ferments it breaks down the gluten and sugars and make it a lot simpler for the physique to digest. 

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FAQ about sourdough:

Why do I like to recommend consuming fermented sourdough and why can it’s a wholesome selection? 

The method of sluggish fermentation permits the micro organism to interrupt down the carbohydrates and gluten and likewise neutralizes the phytic acid, making it simpler for the physique to digest. And, sourdough bread accommodates healthy resistant starch and doesn’t raise blood glucose levels as a lot as standard wheat bread.

To be taught extra in regards to the science behind fermenting bread, check out this podcast. 

Can I eat fermented sourdough if I’ve a gluten sensitivity? 

Fermented sourdough bread can typically be tolerated by these with gluten sensitivities and is usually a good first bread to strive after you’ve been avoiding grains for an extended time period. Take into accout a gluten sensitivity could be very totally different than a gluten allergy.

Should you don’t have a sourdough starter going but, right here is a simple recipe and step-by-step directions for you.

Ought to I eat fermented sourdough if I’ve thyroid autoimmunity and when may I add it again? 

As I’ve talked about earlier than, a grain-free weight-reduction plan isn’t meant to be lifelong. As a rule of thumb, as soon as your signs have significantly improved, all intestine points are cleared, and antibodies are again to optimum ranges, then it may be an excellent time to slowly add correctly ready grains again into your weight-reduction plan with the assistance of your nutritionist or holistic practitioner.

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You’ll be able to serve these tortillas alone, with butter, or wrap them round your favourite elements for taco night time!


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Place all elements in a meals processor and course of till clean. Watch out to not over-process as this could make the dough powerful. Place the dough on a floured floor and knead for 1 minute. 

Kind the dough right into a disk and place in a big glass Tupperware or wrap tightly in plastic wrap. Place within the fridge and chill for as much as 24 hours (this permits the sourdough to ferment). Take away from the fridge and divide into 8 items. Utilizing a rolling pin, roll each bit of dough, on a floured floor, into 8” rounds. 

Warmth a big skillet over medium-low warmth for two minutes. Add a teaspoon of butter and swirl the pan to coat. Place one tortilla within the skillet and cook dinner till the underside is simply turning golden brown on the perimeters, about 2 minutes. Utilizing a pair of tongs, flip the tortilla over and cook dinner till the second facet is simply turning golden brown on the perimeters. Take away from the pan and place on a clear towel and wrap the towel across the tortilla. Repeat with remaining dough. 


Makes 8 – 8” tortillas or 16 small tortillas

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