The Perfect Tortilla

The Perfect Tortilla

By Meredith Arthur, Eric Slatkin, and Blake Smith

Evan Kleiman, host of the KCRW radio program Good Food, grew up eating tortillas in LA. She describes the moment when she came across the perfect tortilla, made by Rivera Restaurant chef John Rivera Sedlar. His tortillas are special not only for their beauty, but also for the great care that Sedlar takes with every step of the preparation. You don’t get tortillas like this at the store; you don’t even get homemade tortillas like this, says Kleiman.

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