One day about a month ago I wanted to make my son a sandwich. I had no gluten-free bread available, but I did have some corn tortillas I’d been planning on using for a recipe. I decided to try making the grilled cheese using tortillas. He loved it and eats it regularly now. When I was offered the opportunity to check out the Tortilla To The Rescue Cookbook I accepted because I hoped it would be a great place to find other ideas on things I could make for him.
- Author: Jessica Harlan
- Paperback: 180 pages
- Publisher: Ulysses Press (August 28, 2012)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1612431003
- ISBN-13: 978-1612431000
- Cover price $12.95
ABOUT THE TORTILLA TO THE RESCUE COOKBOOK
Not only do tortillas have a long shelf life, they are incredibly versatile. Check out “Tortillas to the Rescue.”
This cookbook features more than 100 recipes for delicious breakfasts, snacks, wraps, main courses (with vegetarian options), and desserts.
Learn how to make your own tortillas or use any store-bought brand & create mouthwatering meals for the whole family: Tortilla-Crusted French Toast, Tortilla Soup, BLTA Tacos, Burger Pouches, Burrito Casserole or Ice Cream Tacos.
So whether you stuff, wrap, bake, roll or fry it, the world is your tortilla!
Jessica Harlan has written about food and cooking for nearly twenty years. Her work has appeared in many print and online publications including About.com, Clean Eating, Town & Country, Gaiam.com and Arthritis Today. She is a graduate of the Institute of Culinary Education in New York City, and has written two other cookbooks, Ramen to the Rescue and Quinoa Cuisine, for Ulysses Press. She lives in Atlanta, Georgia.
I received a copy of the Tortillas To The Rescue Cookbook.
- Starters and Snacks
- Soups, Salads and Sides
- Wraps and Ritos
- Meat Main Courses
- Meatless Mains
- Tux-Worthy Tortillas
- Comforting Casseroles
- Fun With Tortilas
- Sweet Endings
The beginning of the book includes a little background information on tortillas, as well as methods for warming, preparing and storing them. Recipes are easy to understand and contain a brief description. Recipes I’m looking forward to trying and/or adapting include Bacon Egg and Cheese Roll, Baked Wontons, Grilled Stacker, Tortilla Crusted Stuffed Chicken Breasts, Chilaquiles Casserole, Burrito Casserole, and Broccoli Chicken Casserole among others. There are no photos in this cookbook. The book provides a lot of different ways to use tortillas, including as a substitute for bread. This book would be great for anyone that likes tortillas or would like to use them more in their day to day cooking.
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