- Recipes Home
- Interest Groups
Tortilla Skillet Recipe
|6 inch tortillas||6|
|Cooking oil||4 Tablespoon|
|Slightly beaten eggs||4|
|Red chili sauce||2 1⁄4 Cup (36 tbs) (Mexican Type Also Called Salsa De Chile Rojo)|
|Crumbled soft mexican cheese/Crumbled farmer cheese||6 Ounce (1 1/2 Cups)|
|Water||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Sliced green onion||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)|
Calories 793 Calories from Fat 566
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 65 g100.4%
Saturated Fat 18 g90.1%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 256.1 mg
Sodium 2822.9 mg117.6%
Total Carbohydrates 35 g11.6%
Dietary Fiber 13.6 g54.2%
Sugars 4.2 g
Protein 20 g40%
Vitamin A 10% Vitamin C 3.4%
Calcium 35.4% Iron 11.7%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
Heat 1/2 inch oil in heavy saucepan or deep skillet.
Fry tortilla pieces in hot oil for 45 to 60 seconds or till crisp and golden.
Remove with slotted spoon; drain on paper toweling.
Pour all but 2 tablespoons oil from skillet; return tortillas to skillet.
Stir in eggs and salt; cook and stir till tortillas are coated and eggs are set.
Stir in Salsa de Chile Rojo, 1 cup of the cheese, the water, and half the onion.
Simmer, uncovered, for 15 minutes.
Turn into serving dish; top with remaining cheese and onion.