"Tamale dough" Crossword Clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 01 Nov 2023

"Tamale dough" NYT crossword answer is:

MASA (4 letters length)

The answer for "Tamale dough" crossword clue is listed above to help you solve the puzzle you are currently working on.

The Tamale Dough Crossword Clue NYT for November 1 2023 is "masa harina." This clue refers to the traditional Mexican dough used to make tamales. It is made from corn flour, lard, and salt and is used to wrap the filling in a tamale. The dough is then steamed or boiled to cook it and give it its characteristic texture and flavor.

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