When you think of tortillas, you probably think of dinnertime meals like tacos, quesadillas, burritos, enchiladas and other Mexican cuisine. However, did you know a freshly cooked flour TortillaLand® tortilla can make a fabulously decadent dessert?
It's true! TortillaLand® uncooked flour tortillas can be the star ingredient in sweet treats that's perfect for snacking or a unique dessert to top off a fine meal (tip- always have ice cream).
With so many sweet celebrations in store for us in the coming months (i.e. Valentine's Day, Awards Shows, Fat Tuesday, Easter, etc), we thought this would be a fun time to share some new original recipes using the one-and-only, TortillaLand® uncooked flour tortillas
We think these new tortilla recipes will definitely hit the sweet spot. Enjoy!
Surprise Sweet Treat #1: Tortilla Apple Dumplings
These tortilla apple dumplings are simple enough to throw together for a regular family dinner but delicious enough to entertain hungry guests. Not to mention, they're a fun change from regular cakes and cookies. Whip up a pan or two and enjoy!
Click here for this delicious recipe.
Surprise Sweet Treat #2: Tortilla Chip Dessert Fondue
Oh how sweet it is! Chocolate and tortillas come together in this fun and social treat where guests can get creative add whatever toppings they please. Perfection! Click here for this recipe and watch it in action below.
Surprise Sweet Treat #3: Mini Tortilla Cherry Pies
Did you know that February is National Cherry Month? What better way to celebrate than with a taste (or two) of our third tortilla dessert recipe: Mini Tortilla Cherry Pies. The idea of substituting a pie crust with TortillaLand® Flour Tortillas is a well kept secret that was first introduced to us in this irresistible Peach & Blueberry “Pie” Taco recipe.
So when we saw these adorable bite-sized cherry pies made with a tortilla crust, we knew we had to share this secret with as many dessert lovers as possible! Just watch how simple it is to make.
We hope you will take some time to satisfy your sweet tooth this month and enjoy these delicious treats with family and friends. We encourage you to check back next month for more fantastic ideas and inspiration on how to enjoy the tasty flavor and texture of a TortillaLand® uncooked flour tortilla.