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Is lard traditional in corn tortillas?

Aromatherapy | Jun 12, 2015 05:14 AM

There's a lively thread on the Boston board about a new Mexican restaurant that brags about using lard in its corn tortillas, with a lot of comments that lard is traditional. I'd always thought that the default for corn tortillas was no shortening (acknowledging that Mexican cooking is very diverse). Observations?

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