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  1. 3 cups all-purpose flour

  2. 1 tablespoon baking powder

  3. 1/2 teaspoon salt

  4. freshly ground black pepper to taste 1 tablespoon ground toasted cumin seed (cominos)

  5. 1 cup warm water

  6. 8 cups vegetable oil for frying

  7. 15 minutes. Heat oil to

  8. 375 degrees. Roll dough out

  9. 1/2 inch thick and pull off 3-inch square or round pieces. Drop into hot oil, a few at a time, and let cook until they float to the top. Remove with slotted spoon. Drain. Serve as a snack, with a salad or a meal.

  10. "Prepared at the San Luis Resort and Conference Center in Galveston during

  11. this year's Mardi Gras tribute to Mexico. The recipe is from Kathy Ruiz, corporate executive chef for Landry's restaurants."

  12. By Lou Parris <lbparris

  13.> on May 13, 1997


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