• 03140ecbf874f101701a0805bedbf595

Titiyas

A wonderful bastardization on tortillas, this slightly sweet pita-like bread pairs beautifully with chicken kelaguen, and for my mother back in the day, warm butter or cheese. Delicious! Source: Guam Guide

Prep
Cook
Serves 4people
Share
Ingredients
3
cups all purpose flour
4
tsp baking powder
1/2
tsp salt
3/4
cup coconut milk
1/4
cup melted butter
1/4
to 1/2 cup cream of coconut (the sweet kind, used for mixed drinks, not coconut cream)
Directions
1.
Mix the dry ingredients together in a large mixing bowl. Add the coconut milk, melted butter, and cream of coconut (start out with 1/4 cup; increase to a total of 1/2 cup, depending on how humid your day is – more humid means less liquid). Mix together until dough forms; knead gently to form a smooth ball of dough.
2.
Break off golf-ball sized pieces. Flour rolling surface and rolling pin. Roll out the piece of dough into a flat disc (about 1/8-inch thick). Place the titiyas on a dry skillet; prick all over with a fork to prevent bubbling during the cooking process.
3.
Pan-fry on a dry skillet over medium-low heat for about 3 to 4 minutes on each side, or until the bottom begins to turn a golden brown; flip over and cook the other side until it turns a nice golden brown. For thicker titiyas, cook over low heat for 4 to 5 minutes on each side.
4.
Titiyas is done when you gently press down on the center and it feels somewhat firm to the touch.
5.
Place cooked titiyas on a plate covered with a clean kitchen towel to keep warm. Serve with chicken kelaguen.

Recipes we also love...

Recipes We Also Love

Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In

From the Cookbook Create Blog

Give the Most Memorable Gift, Ever

Cookbook Create gift certificates are personal and unique. They allow your loved one to make exactly the book they want with all of their favorite recipes.

Give the Gift