With a little masa arepa (pre-cooked cornmeal,) salt, and water, you can fry up a batch of arepas that will stand up the heartiest of fillings. They fry up in minutes and are ready to slice and fill with whatever your mind and palate can imagine. Smart Recipes, South American Recipes, Grains Recipes, Recipes Grains South American Base Areppa Base Areppa Recipe | CHEFBear.net PT30M Serves 8 2 Cups Masa Arepa 2 Teaspoons Salt 2 1/2 Cups Warm Water 1/2 Cup Vegetable Oil In a large bowl, add masarepa and salt and whisk until combined. Pour in water and whisk until combined and without lumps. Allow dough to rest for 5 to 10 minutes. Divide the dough into 8 equal pieces and roll each into a ball. Flatten dough balls into a disk about 1-inch thick. In a large skillet over medium-high heat, add oil and heat until sizzling. Place arepas in the skillet and fry until lightly browned, about 6 minutes on each side. Transfer to a plate lined with paper towels to drain.

Base Areppa

Base Areppa Recipe


With a little masa arepa (pre-cooked cornmeal,) salt, and water, you can fry up a batch of arepas that will stand up the heartiest of fillings. They fry up in minutes and are ready to slice and fill with whatever your mind and palate can imagine.

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Recipe Information

Flavor Profile

South American

Protein

Grains

Category

Main Dishes

Serves

8

Total Time

30 Minutes

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Ingredients

      • 2 Cups Masa Arepa (Found In The Latin Aisle, Or A At A Latin Grocery Store)
      • 2 Teaspoons Salt
      • 2 1/2 Cups Warm Water
      • 1/2 Cup Vegetable Oil

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, add masarepa and salt and whisk until combined. Pour in water and whisk until combined and without lumps. Allow dough to rest for 5 to 10 minutes.
  2. Divide the dough into 8 equal pieces and roll each into a ball. Flatten dough balls into a disk about 1-inch thick.
  3. In a large skillet over medium-high heat, add oil and heat until sizzling. Place arepas in the skillet and fry until lightly browned, about 6 minutes on each side. Transfer to a plate lined with paper towels to drain.



Nutrition & Cost Facts

Calories

221 kcal

Carbs

21 g

Fat

14 g

Protein

2 g

Cost Per Serving

$0.11

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