Serve the sopaipillas with honey or maple syrup. They can be frozen and then
warmed for serving.
- 1 cup flour
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1/2 level teaspoon salt
- 1/2 tablespoon
margarine, lard or shortening
- 1/2 teaspoon granulated sugar
- Warm water
- Mix dry ingredients. Cut in fat. Add enough water to form a medium soft dough
like pie crust.
- Rest dough in covered bowl for 10 to 30 minutes.
- Roll very thin, about 1/8 inch. Cut into diamond shapes.
- Fry in very hot fat.
on paper toweling, then serve warm.