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  • n. Plural form of torta.

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Examples

  • Not sure, but I think one problem with NY tortas is that you need proper bolillo.

    Wishlist: A Kick-Ass Torta | Midtown Lunch - Finding Lunch in the Food Wasteland of NYC's Midtown Manhattan

  • Avocados go with everything: they are a key additive to the delicious tortilla soup, a layer in the Mexican multi-level sandwiches known as tortas and - last but not least - they are the basis of that most famous of Mexican dips - guacamole.

    BBC News - Home

  • I ate seven pork tacos, three grilled-beef tacos, two chorizo quesadillas, and two fluffy Mexican sandwiches (called tortas) stuffed with avocado, salsa and crispy shards of pork.

    Latest News - Yahoo!7 News

  • In the great yard, numbers of men and horses were walking round and round upon the "tortas," tarts or pies, as they are called, consisting of powdered ore mixed with water, so as to form a circular bed of mud a foot deep.

    Anahuac : or, Mexico and the Mexicans, Ancient and Modern

  • Xoco Rick Bayless's new quick-service restaurant, specializing in Mexican street foods such as tortas, churros, empanadas, and hot chocolate.

    Chicago Reader

  • Rick Bayless's new quick-service restaurant, specializing in Mexican street foods such as tortas, churros, empanadas, and hot chocolate. by Mike Sula, Julia Thiel, David Hammond and Anne Spiselman

    Chicago Reader

  • Two blocks away at the taco truck Taqueria El Rincon (8819 14th Ave S, in the 76 parking lot), tacos will set you back just $1.29 (the al pastor, slightly sweeter than most, has a strange allure) and huge tortas with piles of meat, avocado and pickled jalapenos are just $4.75.

    Sustenance in South Park « PubliCola

  • We would rather have tortas at 20 pesos from the guy around the corner from our house.

    Just back from a month in upstate New York

  • A fun place where you can enjoy excellent sandwiches and tortas and breakfasts with a full bar and the place provides al fresco dining in a fun courtyard which, on a splendid January day as was yesterday (and today for that matter) at 85F with crystal sunshine, is a hell of a great way to enjoy a simple but tasty lunch accompanied by an ice cold XX Lager.

    About Town in San Crist�bal Centro

  • Besides their different flavor, bolillos or birotes or teleras just don't work well for tortas ahogadas.

    Desayuno

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